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Charles Astbury

Charles Astbury, one of 200 convicts transported on the Surrey, 13 July 1829

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Charles Astbury
Aliases: Boadman (alias)
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 20th June, 1833
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: Stealing
Convicted at: Stafford Quarter Session
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Surrey or Surry
Departure date: 13th July, 1829
Arrival date: 14th December, 1829
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 199 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 120. Tasmanian Archives - convicts http://search.archives.tas.gov.au/ImageViewer/image_viewer.htm?CON31-1-1,433,93,L,80
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

Carol Axton-Thompson on 31st October, 2012 wrote:

Charles was convicted of stealing a great coat from a carriage. 7 yrs.
Previously served 7yrs for Burglary.
Transported to Van Diemens Land.

11/01/1830: Being in a state of intoxication - reprimand.
07/09/1831: ....without leave - not allowed to sleep out of Barracks.

Died 20/06/1833 at Colonial Hospital, New Norfolk, Tasmania.

Convict Changes History

Carol Axton-Thompson on 31st October, 2012 made the following changes:

source, alias1 Boadman (alias) (prev. Boadman (Alias)), date of death 20th June, 1833, gender, crime

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