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Benjamin Bulmer

Benjamin Bulmer, one of 176 convicts transported on the Lord Melville, 29 May 1830

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Benjamin Bulmer
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1781
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

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 14 years

Crime: Poaching
Convicted at: York Assizes
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Lord Melville
Departure date: 29th May, 1830
Arrival date: 21st October, 1830
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 175 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 381 (193). State Archives NSW, Convict Indents (Series: NRS 12188; Item: [4/4015]; Microfiche: 676). NSW Convict Pardons & TOL 1834-1859 (Class: HO 10; Piece: 31)
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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Anonymous on 18th July, 2011 wrote:

Hello.this is what have on benjamin bulmer
he was born in 1781.rothwell leeds.west yorkshire
he married ellen stocks born in stanley.yorkshire.1784.ellen died in 1875,
le moor stanley.yorkshire.
marriage took place in wakefield. all saints church 8th july 1805.
benjamin bulmer died when a dray passed over him in singleton.ref number is
  v 18451000 30B/1845
ALSO HAVE THIS.
He stood 6feet 3/4 inches tall.with shallow skin.dark brown greying hair.and grey eyes.he had a tattoo on his right arm and a scar on his nose

Iris Dunne on 19th October, 2018 wrote:

Convict Indents No.1800/55: Aged 49, Est.Birth Year: abt 1781, Convicted: 20 March 1830, Protestant, Married with 9 children, Native Place: Yorkshire, Trade: Roadmaker, Offence: Poaching, Pardon: 37/267 in the district of Windsor

Convict Pardons & Ticket of Leave 1834-1838, No.232

https://www.records.nsw.gov.au/searchhits_nocopy?id=65&Surname=Bulmer&Firstname=Benjamin&Alias=&Vessel=Lord Melville&Year=&RecordType=&Citation=&Remarks=

Convict Changes History

carl sanderson on 19th October, 2018 made the following changes:

gender: m

Iris Dunne on 19th October, 2018 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 381 (193). State Archives NSW, Convict Indents (Series: NRS 12188; Item: [4/4015]; Microfiche: 676). NSW Convict Pardons & TOL 1834-1859 (Class: HO 10;

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