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Henry Allen, one of 250 convicts transported on the Larkins, 24 July 1817
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
24th July, 1817
22nd November, 1817
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 249 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 367 (185)
||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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Maureen Withey on 27th August, 2019 wrote:
Henry Allen was in Moreton Bay Penal establishment. The records show: he was 5 ft 61/2 tall, age 31, had a dark complexion, dark hair and hazel eyes.
The date of his original conviction at Warwick was 1 April 1817, and the sentence was 14 years. He was a carpenter and left Moreton Bay for Sydney 9 October 1826. As a Crown prisoner, he was employed as a carpenter at Moreton Bay, which was still under construction, with several other men
“Preparing work for the Erection and finishing of buildings etc
8 Henry Allen – carpenter
9 William Grady (Asia 2)– carpenter
10 Daniel Baker (Asia) – carpenter
11 Michael Bennett (Chapman)– carpenter
12 William Taylor (Agamemnon)– carpenter.
This information was was on a quarterly return of prisoners for the period 25 Dec 1825 to 25 March 1826.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 27th August, 2019 made the following changes: