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Ebenezer Brittlebank, one of 180 convicts transported on the Medina, 19 April 1825
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||19th February, 1839
life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||York, West Riding Quarter Sessions
19th April, 1825
14th September, 1825
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 179 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 273 (138). UK, Prison Hulk Register, 1802-1849, Ganymede, Index, 1814-1833 - HO 9/1(pages 5 and 38).Founders & Survivors
||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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Iris Dunne on 17th September, 2017 wrote:
On UK Prison Hulk Ganymede, moored at Chatham, Received from York Castle on 2 February 1825, aged 56, Estimated birth year: abt 1769 - “Has been a Pilfering Thief for Years, 4 times Convicted.”
Date Convicted - 19 January 1825 at Doncaster
charge - Stealing Wearing Apparel.
Family - 2 children, widower
Possible death 19 February 1839, New Norfolk, Tasmania, Registration No.176
Convict Changes History
Iris Dunne on 17th September, 2017 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 273 (138). UK, Prison Hulk Register, 1802-1849, Ganymede, Index, 1814-1833 - HO 9/1(pages 5 and 38).Founders & Survivors (prev. Australian Joint Copyin