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Edward Andrews

Edward Andrews, one of 152 convicts transported on the Hindostan, July 1821

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Edward Andrews
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 57 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Wilts. Assizes
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Hindostan
Departure date: July, 1821
Arrival date: 24th November, 1821
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 151 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 69 (36)
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 July, 2019 wrote:

Hulk Report,  National Archives,  HO9-9-2. p.51
Received on hulk from Fisherton Gaol,15 May 1821, with 7 other prisoners.
Edward Andrews, age 28, felony, convicted at New Sarum, 10 Mar 1821, 7 yrs. Note that this is his 2nd sentence, left hulk for NSW 13 July 1821.

Maureen Withey on 23rd April, 2020 wrote:

ANDREWS, Edward. Per “Hindostan”, 1821

1821 Nov 29 - On list of convicts disembarked from the “Hindostan” and forwarded to Castlereagh for distribution (Reel 6008; 4/3504A p.103)

Sydney Gazette, 30 Apr 1828.
Public Notice
The undermentioned Persons have obtained Certificates of Freedom, during the last
Week, viz : Hindostan —- Edward Andrews.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 11th July, 2019 made the following changes:

gender: m

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