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Hugh Francis Brophy

Hugh Francis Brophy, one of 280 convicts transported on the Hougoumont, 10 October 1867

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Hugh Francis Brophy
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1829
Occupation: Carpenter
Date of Death: 1919
Age: 90 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 10 years

Crime: Irish rebel
Convicted at: Ireland, Dublin Assizes
Sentence term: 10 years
Ship: Hougoumont
Departure date: 10th October, 1867
Arrival date: 9th January, 1868
Place of arrival Western Australia
Passenger manifest Travelled with 280 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 93, Class and Piece Number HO11/19, Page Number 260
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

Roger Bamkin on 21st August, 2013 wrote:

see Joseph Nunan on Wikipedia

Henry Sowerberry on 9th July, 2015 wrote:

Pardoned in 1869 he later moved to Victoria and died in Melbourne.

Convict Changes History

Henry Sowerberry on 9th July, 2015 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1829 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1919 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

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