Hi Guest!
Contribute to this record

Samuel Asherd

Samuel Asherd, one of 180 convicts transported on the Prince Regent, 08 June 1827

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Samuel Asherd
Aliases: none
Gender: -

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

Life Span

Life span

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: Essex Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Prince Regent
Departure date: 8th June, 1827
Arrival date: 27th September, 1827
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 181 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 191 (97)
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.

Did you find the person you were looking for?

If Samuel Asherd was the person you were looking for, you may be able to discover more about them by looking at our resources page.

If you have more hunting to do, try a new search or browse the convict records.

Know more about Samuel Asherd?

Contribute to this record

Community Contributions

Anonymous on 6th September, 2011 wrote:

Samuel was convicted at Chelmsford for stealing a sow and three piglets to the value of £3.  Would love to find out what happened to him after his release in 1833, whether he made it back to England.  Also, would like to know who his brothers were, I think they are John and William but cannot find definate proof of where he was born in Essex.

This record was discovered and printed on ConvictRecords.com.au