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Henry Burrows

Henry Burrows, one of 170 convicts transported on the Lord Melville, 14 November 1828

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Henry Burrows
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1800
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 1842
Age: 42 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Norfolk, Norwich City Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Lord Melville
Departure date: 14th November, 1828
Arrival date: 6th May, 1829
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 169 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 524
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

Penny-Lyn Beale on 5th December, 2021 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents.
Indent No; 86
Age; 28 - Married - 2 Children
Native Place; London
Trade or calling; Fellmonger and Leather dryer
Offence; Stealing skins
Trial; Norwich - 15 April 1828 - Life
Height; 5 ft. 5 3/4 in
Eyes; Hazel
Hair; Brown
Completion; Ruddy
Assigned; S Lord. Sydney

1839 - Ticket of Leave. 39/199

1841 - Died at Bathurst Hospital

Penny-Lyn Beale on 5th December, 2021 wrote:

Colonial secretary┬┤s correspondence: ticket of leave muster roll (NRS 906)
1842 - Name; Harry Burrows [Henry Burrows]
Ship; Lord Melville
No of ticket. 39/1091
Date of Ticket; 29 May 1839
Residence; Mr Lord
Remarks; DEAD - 1842

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 5th December, 2021 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1800 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime

Penny-Lyn Beale on 5th December, 2021 made the following changes:

date of death: 1842 (prev. 0000)

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