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Isaac Briggs

Isaac Briggs, one of 208 convicts transported on the Lady Harewood, 24 March 1829

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Isaac Briggs
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1789
Occupation: Wool sorter
Date of Death: 31st October, 1852
Age: 63 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Uttering forged notes
Convicted at: York Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Lady Harewood
Departure date: 24th March, 1829
Arrival date: 28th July, 1829
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 273 other convicts

References

Primary source: Libraries Tasmania. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number H011/7, Page Number 24
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

Iris Dunne on 20th June, 2021 wrote:

Conduct Record: Tried 19 July 1828 for Uttering Forged Notes, Married with 3 children, Wife Alice Briggs
https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON31-1-1$init=CON31-1-1P404

Conduct Record: aged 40, Trade: Wool Carder, CP approved 4 May 1846
https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON34-1-2$init=CON34-1-2P313

Description List:
https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON18-1-12$init=CON18-1-12P10

Appropriation List: aged 40, Trade: Wool Sorter
https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON27-1-4$init=CON27-1-4P14

Convict Changes History

sue BUXTON on 20th June, 2021 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1789 (prev. 0000), date of death: 31st October, 1852 (prev. 0000), gender: m

Iris Dunne on 20th June, 2021 made the following changes:

source: Libraries Tasmania. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number H011/7, Page Number 24 (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number H011/7, Page Number 24), occupation, crime

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