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Charles Bishop

Charles Bishop, one of 404 convicts transported on the Pitt, June 1791

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Charles Bishop
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 1793
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Sheep-stealing
Convicted at: Somerset Assizes
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Pitt
Departure date: June, 1791
Arrival date: 14th February, 1792
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 402 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 166
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

Penny-Lyn Beale on 18th September, 2021 wrote:

Old Sydney Burial Ground – Inventory of Burials
Name; Charles Bishop
Age;  No Details
Year of Burial. 24 Feb 1793
Remarks; St Phillips Church Register – Convict - Pitt - 1792

Convict Changes History

Ann Marie Gould on 2nd April, 2020 made the following changes:

gender: m, crime

Penny-Lyn Beale on 18th September, 2021 made the following changes:

date of death: 1793 (prev. 0000)

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