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Edward Aldridge

Edward Aldridge, one of 174 convicts transported on the Fanny, 25 August 1815

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Edward Aldridge
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1776
Occupation: Carpenter
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Kent Assizes
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Fanny
Departure date: 25th August, 1815
Arrival date: 18th January, 1816
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 174 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 223 (113)
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

Maureen Withey on 11th April, 2020 wrote:

Sydney Gazette, 13 July 1827.
HIS EXCELLENCY the Governor has been pleased; to approve of the following Appointments -in the Police of the Colony.
TO BE CONSTABLES.
Sydney. - Edward Aldridge, per Fanny, from the 16th June, 1827 ;

D Wong on 12th April, 2020 wrote:

Kentish Gazette Kent, England
21 Mar 1815:
Edward Aldridge, 39, for stealing in the dwelling-house of John Perry, Gravesend, several tubs containing five cwt. of butter.

Edward Aldridge was listed as 39 years old on arrival.

Native Place: Middlesex.

Edward was 5’2½” tall, sallow complexion, black to grey hair, grey eyes, pockpitted.

17/3/1820: Sydney gaol.

28/11/1821: CP

13/7/1827 Sydney Gazette:
TO BE CONSTABLES.
Sydney. - Edward Aldridge, per Fanny,
from the 16th June, 1827.
30/7/1828: Resigned.

16/3/1829: COF

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 11th April, 2020 made the following changes:

gender: m

D Wong on 12th April, 2020 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1776 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime

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