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Samuel Boltz

Samuel Boltz, one of 100 convicts transported on the Woodford, 29 July 1826

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Samuel Boltz
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1809
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: 1886
Age: 77 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 57 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Larceny
Convicted at: Norfolk, Norwich City Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Woodford
Departure date: 29th July, 1826
Arrival date: 22nd November, 1826
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 99 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 41 (22)
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

Judith Wood on 25th April, 2014 wrote:

Married Elizabeth Purdy 6 May 1836, Richmond, Tasmania. (7 children)
Common-law marriage 1860/1861 Collingwood, Melbourne to Martha Morgan. (1 child).

Paul Gale-Baker on 4th January, 2015 wrote:

Child of John Boltz - 1770 - 1863 and Mary Gunton 1755

Convict Changes History

Judith Wood on 25th April, 2014 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1809 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1886 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

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