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David Barber

David Barber, one of 180 convicts transported on the Shipley, 22 May 1820

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: David Barber
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1788
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: 18th December, 1844
Age: 56 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 53 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Petty larceny
Convicted at: Chester Quarter Session
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Shipley
Departure date: 22nd May, 1820
Arrival date: 26th September, 1820
Place of arrival New South Wales and Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 148 other convicts

References

Primary source: UK Prison Hulk Registers HO9/4. State Archives NSW (Indents: NRS 12188; Item 4/4007; Microfiche 645). Ancestry. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 316
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

Iris Dunne on 23rd October, 2021 wrote:

Prison Hulk ship Justitia moored at Woolwich
Received 3 February 1820
Aged 32
Offence: Petty Larceny
Transported 5 May 1820

Bound Indentures: aged 33
Trade Labourer
Conviction 11 January 1820

Convict Changes History

Peter Baillie on 23rd October, 2021 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1788 (prev. 0000), date of death: 18th December, 1844 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime

Iris Dunne on 23rd October, 2021 made the following changes:

source: UK Prison Hulk Registers HO9/4. State Archives NSW (Indents: NRS 12188; Item 4/4007; Microfiche 645). Ancestry. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 316 (prev. Australian Joint Copying Pro

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