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Charles Baker, one of 190 convicts transported on the Asia, 01 April 1822
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Bristol City Quarter Sessions
1st April, 1822
24th July, 1822
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 189 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 145 (74)
||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 19th November, 2012 wrote:
Charles Baker was about 30 years old on arrival in NSW.
29//7/1822: On list of convicted forwarded to Liverpool for distribution.
6/10/1823: Sentenced to 3 years for robbing a store and was sent to Port Macquarie.
1828: Received COF
1831: Stated he went home free, in 1831 per Toward Castle.
8/10/1840: Tried in Sydney for receiving stolen goods. He was married at this time. Sent to Norfolk Island (7 years).
26/7/1845: Arrived in VDL per Governor Phillip from Norfolk Island.
He was 53 years old, protestant, could read and write, 5’5 1/2” tall, sallow complexion, hazel eyes, dark brown hair.
6/2/1846: Emerged from gang.
26/8/1847: Free by servitude.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 19th November, 2012 made the following changes:
date of birth 1792, gender, occupation, crime