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Samuel Adams

Samuel Adams, one of 180 convicts transported on the Shipley, 22 May 1820

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Samuel Adams
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1800
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Felony
Convicted at: Nottingham Assizes
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Shipley
Departure date: 22nd May, 1820
Arrival date: 26th September, 1820
Place of arrival New South Wales and Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 149 other convicts

References

Primary source: TAHO (CON22-1-1). UK Prison Hulk Registers HO9/4. Ancestry. State Archives NSW, Indents (Series: NRS 12188; Item: 4/4007; Microfiche: 645). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 319 (161)
Source description: This record is one of the entries in the British convict transportation registers 1787-1867 database compiled by State Library of Queensland from British Home Office (HO) records which are available on microfilm as part of the Australian Joint Copying Project.

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Community Contributions

Rhonda Hudak on 29th June, 2019 wrote:

Married Margaret McDonald - children - Catherine

Iris Dunne on 29th June, 2019 wrote:

Prison Hulk ship Justitia moored at Woolwich, Tried 10 March 1820 for Felony, Received on board 4 April 1820, aged 20, Transported 8 May 1820

Tasmania Convict Court & Selected Records, 1804-1841 - Certif. 1827/94 dead

Convict Changes History

Rhonda Hudak on 29th June, 2019 made the following changes:

gender: m, occupation

Iris Dunne on 29th June, 2019 made the following changes:

source: TAHO (CON22-1-1). UK Prison Hulk Registers HO9/4. Ancestry. State Archives NSW, Indents (Series: NRS 12188; Item: 4/4007; Microfiche: 645). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 319 (161) (

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