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Jacob Ashford, one of 188 convicts transported on the Recovery, 30 July 1819
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||31st July, 1870
life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 196
||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 28th July, 2019 wrote:
Sydney Gazette, 5 Jan 1826
Principal Superintendent of Convicts’ Office, Sydney, January 3, 1825.
THE undermentioned Prisoners having absented themselves from their respective Employments, ...
Ashford Jacob, Recovery (1), 24, Birmingham, 5 feet 1 and a half, blue eyes, black hair, dark ruddy complexion, from Emu Plains.
D Wong on 28th July, 2019 wrote:
Jacob Ashford was listed as 17 years old on arrival.
Native Place: Birmingham.
1839: TOL Muswellbrook
24/9/1841: TOL Passport, Muswellbrook.
31/7/1870: Jacob Ashford died at Gwydir, District of Warialda.
2/8/1870 Maitland Mercury, NSW:
Death has been busy amongst as lately. An old resident of Warialda named Jacob Ashford died on Sunday last, and also a shepherd named Deroil, in tbe employ of 0. Blossom, Esq., who
died on the 22nd instant.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 28th July, 2019 made the following changes:
D Wong on 28th July, 2019 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1805 (prev. 0000), date of death: 31st July, 1870 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime