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Charles Bonnick, one of 204 convicts transported on the Phoenix, 29 March 1824
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 59 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 133 (68)
||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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Karen Wolswinkel on 15th August, 2017 wrote:
Prison Hulk Retribution: 1823/4 Aged 22
Convict Muster 1824: Assigned to Mr John McLeod
Convict Muster 1826: Public Works
Convict Muster 1830: Assigned to Mr I McLeod
Convict Muster 1833: Assigned to Mr I McLeod
Convict Muster 1841: Free Pardon
Pardon gained 1841/2
All information from Ancestry website
D Wong on 16th August, 2017 wrote:
19/4/1823 Morning Chronicle London, England:
A reprieve arrived at Horsemonger-lane Gaol on ThursdaY night for Charles Bonnick, who was convicted at the last Kingston Ass1zes for highway robbery, and sentenced to be executed.
Charles Bonnick was born C1798 in Bermondsey. Listed as 25 years old on arrival, he had been in custody before.
Charles was 5’1” tall, brown eyes, dark brown hair, large Scar back of left hand woman and child inside right arm.
Married: Wife and 1 child at Merstham in Kent. Served my time at Maidstone.
7/8/1838 Colonial Times, Hobart:
Hobart Town Police Report.
Charles Bonnick, a ticket-of-leave man, in
the hired service of Dr. Cameron, at Newtown, was ordered four days to the tread
wheel, for absconding from his hired service, and the costs to be deducted from his wages.
25/1/1845: Charles Bonnick was a cook and waiter at the Union Hotel in Campbell street, Hobart.
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Convict Changes History
Karen Wolswinkel on 15th August, 2017 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1801 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime
D Wong on 16th August, 2017 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1798 (prev. 1801)