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Charles Brown, one of 262 convicts transported on the Clara, 19 March 1857
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 15 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 93, Class and Piece Number HO11/18, Page Number 211 (107)
||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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Dorothy James on 4th August, 2014 wrote:
Huntingdon Gaol Calendar 18/07/1855.
D Wong on 5th August, 2014 wrote:
Charles was 21 years old on arrival in WA.
Prisoner record from Bedford
Name: Charles Brown
Date of Offence: 28th February 1855
Offence: Stealing leather
Sentence: 18 months Hard Labour, 13 years imprisonment
Height: 5 ft 6 ½ inches
Hair colour: Brown
Eye colour: Grey
Aliases: “George Morris”
Trade or occupation: Shoemaker
Education: Read Imperfectly
Marriage status: Single (note: Fremantle Prison Database had him as married with no children.)
Number of children: Unknown
Birth town: Leicester
Residence town: St.Neots
4/5/1863: CP at Toodyay
Known Areas: Perth, Champion Bay.
Convict Changes History
Dorothy James on 4th August, 2014 made the following changes:
convicted at, gender: m, occupation, crime
D Wong on 5th August, 2014 made the following changes:
alias1: George Morris, date of birth: 1836 (prev. 0000)