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Philip Bacchus, one of 106 convicts transported on the Active, Albermarle, Atlantic, Barrington, Britannia, Mary Ann, Matilda, Salamander and William and Mary, January 1791
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 125 (64)
||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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D Wong on 20th July, 2018 wrote:
26/12/1789 The Ipswich Journal Suffolk, England:
Wednesday was committed to Norwich Castle, by William Taylor, Esq.
Philip Bacchus, William Hobbs and Charley Spruce, all of this place. Sawyers, old offenders, charged on oath, of stealing from out of a stable belonging to Mr. John Carpenter of Mautby, farmer, on Saturday night, 14 geese, his property ; nine were found in Bacchus’s house, just plucked. Also stand further charged on oath of the said Bachus, (who is admitted an evidence) with feloniously stealing and carrying away, about Christmas 1787, 15 geese the property of Mr. Edward Rising, farmer at Mautby, from out of an outhouse. They have carried on this practice for several years. Bacchus has been transported 14 years, for stealing 3 horses. (Must have served the time on the Hulks).
Philip Bacchus arrived on the ‘Albermarle’ 1791.
1795: Married Elizabeth Elliot/t at St. Phillip’s, Sydney.
No further reference found.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 20th July, 2018 made the following changes:
alias1: Phillip, gender: m, crime