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Henry Armstrong

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Henry Armstrong
Aliases: Deamond
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
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: -
Convicted at: Armagh
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Castle Forbes
Departure date: 3rd October, 1819
Arrival date: 4th March, 1820
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 29 other convicts


Primary source: Tasmanian Archives - Convicts http://search.archives.tas.gov.au/ImageViewer/image_viewer.htm?CON31-1-1,433,20,L,80
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Community Contributions

Carol Axton-Thompson on 3rd October, 2012 wrote:

Henry Armstrong or Deamond was convicted at Armagh, Ireland, Lent 1819 - 7yr sentence. Departed on the ‘Castle Forbes’ from Ireland 3 Oct 1819, arriving van Diemen’s Land 4 Mar 1820.
Convict no. 1400.
26/11/1827: Charge of sheep stealing.
24/12/1827: committed for trial - receiving a sheep from B. Shields, knowing same to be stolen.
14/06/1830: Drunk - Fined 5/-

Convict Changes History

Carol Axton-Thompson on 3rd October, 2012 made the following changes:

convicted at, term 7 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 0000, date of death 0000, gender, occupation, crime

Carol Axton-Thompson on 5th October, 2012 made the following changes:


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