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Henry Andrews

Henry Andrews, one of 224 convicts transported on the Eliza, 02 February 1831

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Henry Andrews
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1807
Occupation: Gardener
Date of Death: 20th June, 1884
Age: 77 years

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: Machine breaking
Convicted at: Kent Quarter Session
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Eliza
Departure date: 2nd February, 1831
Arrival date: 29th May, 1831
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 224 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 3 SHIPS, ELIZA, PROTEUS and OTHERS, SWING RIOTERS to Van Diemen's Land (now Tasmania) compiler. Geoffrey Sharman, Tasmania. http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~austas/proteus.htm
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

greg petersen on 19th February, 2017 wrote:

Henry Andrews, born 1807 Preston, Kent; died of Senilis aged 79 years June 20th 1884 at Newtown Pauper Establishment Hobart Tasmania, occupation listed as sawyer.
He was one of about 475 Swing Rioters, convicted for ARSON, MACHINE BREAKING, RECEIVING, or RIOTING, transported to Van Diemen’s Land (VDL, now Tasmania) or New South Wales from 18 Counties of south east England 1831-33
Conduct record: Respectable Labouring man, single
Free pardon 3rd February 1836
Description, Trade: Kitchen Gardener,
Height w/out shoes: 5’3¾”, Age: 23,
Complexion: Pale, Head: M.S. Round
Hair: Brown, Whiskers: None, Visage: M.S.
Forehead: Round scar on centre, Eyebrows: Brown
Eyes: D. Blue, Nose: Long thin pointing upwards
Mouth: Small, Chin: Small
Remarks: back of rt hand covered with large warts
Brown mole on left arm below ? ring on mid finger left hand, ring on finger rt hand, Anchor above elbow joint G.H.A. anchor on left arm below elbow joint

Convict Changes History

greg petersen on 19th February, 2017 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1807 (prev. 0000), date of death: 20th June, 1884 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

greg petersen on 19th February, 2017 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 3 SHIPS, ELIZA, PROTEUS and OTHERS, SWING RIOTERS to Van Diemen's Land (now Tasmania) compiler. Geoffrey Sharman, Tasmania. http://www.rootsweb.ancestr

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