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Richard Bayford

Richard Bayford, one of 140 convicts transported on the Dick, 02 October 1820

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Richard Bayford
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: Essex Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Dick
Departure date: 2nd October, 1820
Arrival date: 12th March, 1821
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 140 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 403 (203)
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

Maureen Withey on 5th September, 2019 wrote:

NSW 1828 census at Bathurst, in household of Thomas Raines.
Richard Bayford, age 24, C.G.S. (Dick, 1821, 14 yr) Bullock driver, resident at Raine Villa, protestant.

Maureen Withey on 18th September, 2021 wrote:

Assize Intelligence
John Tubbs, Benj. Smith, and Richard Bayford, for burglariously entering the dwelling-house of Joshua Pigrum, the toll-gate-keeper, at Bircham; and stealing therein 14/. in money, a blanket, and. other articles;
Bury and Norwich Post, 4 Aug 1819.


Benjamin Smith was transported on Coromandel 1820 and sent to VDL.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 5th September, 2019 made the following changes:

gender: m

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