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Elijah Balls, one of 192 convicts transported on the Royal Admiral, 01 July 1830
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Suffolk (Borough of Bury St. Edmunds) Session of Peace and Gaol delivery
1st July, 1830
8th November, 1830
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 193 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 430
||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 3rd September, 2019 wrote:
At Bury Borough Sessions, on Monday last, before the Recorder, Elijah Balls, for stealing a pair of boot-legs, three pairs of pinchers, one pair of shoes and other articles, the property of William Lang Collins, shoemaker, of Hepworth, was sentenced to 7 years transportation.
Suffolk Chronicle, 2 Jan 1830
On Monday week, eight convicts were removed from Bury Gaol, to be put onboard the Leviathan Hulk, lying in Portsmouth harbour; viz. Elijah Bales, Thomas Forbister, Wm. Stiles, Augur Hills, James Smith, Robt. Trudgett, and Arthur Palfry, to be transported for seven years, and Thomas Durrant, for life.
Suffolk Chronicle, 10 Apr 1830
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 3rd September, 2019 made the following changes: