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Zachariah Ayres, one of 320 convicts transported on the Lord Lyndoch, 07 September 1840
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||24th May, 1883
life span was 58 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 10 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 219 (111). UK Prison Hulk, Registers and Letter Books (Class: HO9; Piece: 15). England & Wales, Criminal Registers (Class: HO 27; Piece: 61; Page: 360). Tasmania, Reports of Crime (AU6103-1880 Tasmania Reports of Crime 1880). Ancestry. Archives Office of Tasmania, Conduct Record (CON33-1-5) & Description List (CON18-1-26). Linc.
||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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Iris Dunne on 5th October, 2018 wrote:
Prison Hulk No.9274: aged 21, Convicted: 20 July 1840, Ship York moored at Gosport, Date received: 29 July 1840, Offence: Housebreaking & Robbery
Criminal Register: aged 21, Convicted: 20 July 1840, Offence: Warehouse breaking, Sentence: Transportation 10 years
Conduct Record: aged 21, Trade: Farm Laborer, Protestant, can read and write a little, Transported for Housebreaking & Robbery, Gaol Report: Bad in prison, Married, wife Elizabeth Northampton, Ticket of Leave 6th March 1846, Free Cert. 20 August 1850
Description List: aged 21, Trade: Farm servant, many tattoos
Crime: New Norfolk on 4 Dec 1879, Offence: Idle and disorderly, Sentence: 3 months, Native Place: Oxfordshire, Aged 60
Death: 24 May 1883 in General Hospital Hobart, ward 6, aged 67, Trade: Laborer, Cancer of asophagus, pauper
Convict Changes History
Iris Dunne on 26th September, 2018 made the following changes:
Iris Dunne on 5th October, 2018 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 219 (111). UK Prison Hulk, Registers and Letter Books (Class: HO9; Piece: 15). England & Wales, Criminal Registers (Class: HO 27; Piece: 61; Page: 360