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Samuel Cadman

Samuel Cadman, one of 376 convicts transported on the Fairlie, 14 October 1833

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Samuel Cadman
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 19th November, 1815
Occupation: Farmer
Date of Death: 24th March, 1891
Age: 75 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: Housebreaking
Convicted at: Warwick Coventry Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Fairlie
Departure date: 14th October, 1833
Arrival date: 15th February, 1834
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 375 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 245 (124)
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

D Wong on 31st March, 2015 wrote:

Samuel Cadman was 19 years old on arrival in NSW, he was the son of Edward Cadman and Elizabeth Mortimer.

1838: Married Margaret Childs – no issue found

1842: TOL Maitland.
30/4/1842 TOL Wollombi

1844: Recommended for a CP for the apprehension of bushrangers.
1/2/1845: CP

1849: Married Henrietta Luthulier (Burrell 1832) – Listed as Lethulian and Lathuleer – they had 6 children.

Samuel became a farmer and much respected pioneer of the Ellalong district.

24/3/1891: Samuel died and was buried at Ellalong, NSW.

7/4/1891: Maitland Mercury:
At Ellalong the Easter season was rendered Bad by two deaths. On Sunday a funeral sermon was preached in commemoration of Mr. Samuel Cadman, who has held his office of church-warden for about twenty years.

Cassandra Farrell on 9th January, 2018 wrote:

Assigned to James Riley at Pitt Town

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 31st March, 2015 made the following changes:

date of birth: 19th November, 1815 (prev. 0000), date of death: 24th March, 1891 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime

Cassandra Farrell on 9th January, 2018 made the following changes:


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