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Henry Bavin

Henry Bavin, one of 264 convicts transported on the Earl Gray, 04 October 1842

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Henry Bavin
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1820
Occupation: Ploughman/farm labourer
Date of Death: 1845
Age: 25 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 10 years

Crime: Sheep-stealing
Convicted at: Hertford Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 10 years
Ship: Earl Grey
Departure date: 4th October, 1842
Arrival date: 14th January, 1843
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 263 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/13, Page Number 231 (117)
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

Margaret Torrance on 18th March, 2018 wrote:

Henry Bavin married Martha Simmons on 1 Apr 1841 in Aldbury Hertfordshire. A son, James, was born in June qtr of 1841 he died and was buried on 6 Jan 1851 aged 9 at Aldbury.

Convict Changes History

Leonie Dolley on 17th May, 2013 made the following changes:

date of birth 1820, date of death 1845, gender, occupation, crime

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