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Soloman Bleay

Soloman Bleay, one of 254 convicts transported on the Sarah, 29 November 1836

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Soloman Bleay
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1817
Occupation: Hangman
Date of Death: 18th August, 1897
Age: 80 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 14 years

Crime: Maker of base coin
Convicted at: Oxford Assizes
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Sarah
Departure date: 29th November, 1836
Arrival date: 29th March, 1837
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 253 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 410
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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Convict Changes History

Anna Palthe on 10th March, 2012 made the following changes:

date of birth 1817-00-00, date of death 1897-08-18, gender m

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