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Frederick Carman

Frederick Carman, one of 170 convicts transported on the Georgiana, 24 November 1828

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Frederick Carman
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
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 Life

Crime: Stealing from the person
Convicted at: London Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Georgiana
Departure date: 24th November, 1828
Arrival date: 20th April, 1829
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 169 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 535 (269)
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

Maureen Withey on 8th August, 2019 wrote:

Frederick Carman was given a Free Pardon for his part in the capture of two bushrangers.

Fredk. Carman, Free Pardon No 133, 19 Febry. 1835

THE Lieutenant Governor has much pleasure in notifying the capture of the bushrangers, Jeffkins and Brown, by a party of the Police under circumstances reflecting much credit upon the individuals concerned, to whom his Excellency has granted the following rewards, under the Government Notices of 21st Feb. and 4th March 1834, viz:—  To Thomas Walker, (free) Richard Burbidge, life, per Governor Ready; James Buckley, 1728, 14 (holding a Conditional Pardon) 250 acres of land each, for the apprehension of Jeffkins, and to the said Richard Burbidge, a Free Pardon.
To Thomas Walker, (free) Richard Burbridge (holding a Conditional Pardon) James Smeed, 817, life, per Governor Ready; James Buckley, 1728, 14 years, per England ; Henry Chalk, 994, 14 years, per Thames; William Birmingham, 881, 14 years, per Medway ; Frederick Carman, 934, life, per Georgiana ; John Harris, 181, 14 years, per Dromedary ; and the representative of Thomas Smith, the sum of £33 6s. 8d. each, being their respective shares of the rewards offered in the before-mentioned Government Notices, for the apprehension of Jeffkins and Brown, viz. £200 for the former, and £100 for the latter.  His Excellency has also approved of free pardons and £30 each, being granted to James Smeed, James Buckley, Henry Chalk, William Birmingham, Frederick Carman, and John Harris.

By his Excellency’s command,

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 8th August, 2019 made the following changes:

gender: m, crime

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