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Benjamin Bradnock, one of 209 convicts transported on the Hindostan, 05 October 1840
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||17th May, 1841
life span was 51 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 232. England Criminal Register (HO 27; Piece:62; Page 317). UK Prison Hulk Register (HO9/11)
||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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Leonie Dolley on 8th June, 2013 wrote:
Benjamin was transported for printing 5 pound bank notes. His age was not listed. He died in hospital 17\5\1841.
Iris Dunne on 17th November, 2018 wrote:
Trial: 12 August 1840 for Having in possession a forged B.E.Note, Aged 62
Prison Hulk Ship Fortitude moored at Chatham, Aged 62, No.6597, Married with 1 child, can read and write, Trade: Excuse Officer
Convict Changes History
Leonie Dolley on 8th June, 2013 made the following changes:
date of death 1841, gender, occupation, crime
Iris Dunne on 17th November, 2018 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 232. England Criminal Register (HO 27; Piece:62; Page 317). UK Prison Hulk Register (HO9/11) (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 9