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Henry Cade

Henry Cade, one of 192 convicts transported on the Albion, 29 May 1828

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Henry Cade
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: Tailor's boy
Date of Death: 23rd June, 1830
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Pocket picking
Convicted at: London Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Albion
Departure date: 29th May, 1828
Arrival date: 3rd November, 1828
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 191 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 404
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

Anonymous on 15th April, 2012 wrote:

Henry Cade was 14 years old when indicted for stealing a handkerchief, value 2s, from Edward Lodge Ogle.  Found Guilty and transported for 7 years.

At age 15 he was assigned to D. Smith, George Street, Sydney as a tailor’s boy.

He absconded from Mr Smith and fell in with John field, Henry O’Neil also absconders who then committed the crime of highway robbery on John Pike and his wife in Parramatta. (No one was injured during the crime).  They were tried before the Supreme Court, Sydney on 10/6/1830 and were all sentenced to death.

23/6/1830 - Sydney Morning Herald - Henry Cade was hanged.

Convict Changes History

Anonymous on 15th April, 2012 made the following changes:

date of death 1830-06-23, gender m

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