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Samuel Barby

Samuel Barby, one of 180 convicts transported on the Sir Godfrey Webster, 04 August 1823

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Samuel Barby
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 9th December, 1798
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 26th March, 1880
Age: 81 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Burglary
Convicted at: Hertford Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Sir Godfrey Webster
Departure date: 4th August, 1823
Arrival date: 30th December, 1823
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 180 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 96
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

Heather Bester (nee rowarth) on 30th October, 2012 wrote:

convict no.685 conditional Pardon No. 1852 19/10/1838 extended 12/05/1941. Assigned to Mr. Thomson “Paterson"s Plains’
Married 08/05/1830, Maria Christian, Convict, transported to Tasmania January 1827 “Sir Charles Forbes”, for stealing, sentence 7 years. Free certificate No. 176< Octo ber, 1832

Convict Changes History

Heather Bester (nee rowarth) on 30th October, 2012 made the following changes:

date of birth 9th December, 1798, date of death 26th March, 1880, gender, crime

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