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Edward Breeze, one of 266 convicts transported on the Theresa, 05 October 1838
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||27th March, 1813
|Date of Death:
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Stafford. Walsall Quarter Session
5th October, 1838
31st January, 1839
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 265 other convicts
||Ancestry.com, England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975 (Provo, UT, USA, Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2014), Ancestry.com, Record for Edward Breece. http://search.ancestry.co.uk/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=9841&h=96291173&indiv=try.
||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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D Wong on 12th February, 2019 wrote:
30/12/1837 Staffordshire Advertiser Staffordshire, England:
WALSALL QUARTER SESSION
Edward Breeze, for stealing from the premises Chas. Froggart, in Digbeth, 13lbs of tobacco, value 30s., and 161bs. of candles, value 8s. Guilty___seven years’ transportation.
Edward Breeze was listed as 25 years old on arrival.
Native Place: Staffordshire.
Occupation: Chair maker.
Edward was illiterate, protestant, Married with 2 female children, 5’3½” tall, very dark sallow complexion, dark brown hair, brown eyes, eyebrows meeting, scar on centre of chin, two raised moles on back of neck, K.Contry, E B inside lower right arm, several dots on forming a diamond on back of right hand, M, BM. BT, B inside lower left arm, star and dot on back of left hand.
1843: TOL Windsor
Convict Changes History
Jean Morgan on 11th February, 2019 made the following changes:
source: Ancestry.com, England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975 (Provo, UT, USA, Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2014), Ancestry.com, Record for Edward Breece. http://search.ancestry.co.uk/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=9841&h=96291173&indiv=try. (prev. Austr
D Wong on 12th February, 2019 made the following changes:
alias1: Breese, alias2: Breece