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Edward Britton, one of 210 convicts transported on the Augusta Jessie, 27 September 1834
Name, Aliases & Gender
||Britton, Edmund (alias)
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 446
||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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Anonymous on 14th June, 2012 wrote:
Edward’s name was Edmund. He was 56 years old when he arrived in VDL and was transported for receiving stolen wool. Edmund was a widower with 9 children. He had light blue eyes, brown and grey hair, was 63.5cm tall and was born in Beecham Wells.
1835 Muster: Assigned to Mr W Nicholls.
Edmund died in Hobart 1851.
Nell Murphy on 23rd October, 2017 wrote:
John BRITTON co-convicted on the same charge of stealing wool and transported on the same ship (?brother or relative)
Convict Changes History
Anonymous on 14th June, 2012 made the following changes:
date of birth 1778-00-00, date of death 1851-00-00
Anonymous on 13th June, 2012 made the following changes:
Nell Murphy on 23rd October, 2017 made the following changes:
alias1: Britton, Edmund (alias) (prev. Britton, Edmund (Alias))