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Matthew Carr, one of 190 convicts transported on the Asia, 01 April 1822
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||20th January, 1832
life span was 53 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||London Gaol Delivery
1st April, 1822
24th July, 1822
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 190 other convicts
||NSW State Records, (Muster HO10/19)&(convict Records, Title: List of Assigned Convicts Non-Mechanics, 1822-1824; Volume: 4/4570D)&(Convict Death Index 1791-1873, 4/4549; Reel 690, Page 035). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 146
||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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Peter Hinds on 8th June, 2020 wrote:
Matthew Carr was one of the convicts placed onboard the Lucy Ann on 3 May 1830 bound for Norfolk Island (see The Campbelltown Convicts).
Iris Dunne on 9th June, 2020 wrote:
9 September 1822, with Mr Willmott of George Street
Convict Muster 1825, Est. Birth year 1807
Convict Death Register, 20/01/1832, age 34, District/Parish: Norfolk Island. Lt Col Morisset
Penny-Lyn Beale on 18th January, 2021 wrote:
1825 - General Muster. Government Employee.
1825 - The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser Thu 10 Mar 1825. Page 2. POLICE
Same day, Matthew Carr, prisoner of the crown, stood charged by Mr. Lord, with having stolen from
the premises near Cox the blacksmith, a piece of lignum vitae the property of Mr. Lord, and which
he had received as a sample from Newcastle. The wood was traced to a place where it had been left by the prisoner, and was identified by the owner. Sentenced to tread-mill for 14 days.
1828 - 14 Aug. Phoenix Hulk. Discharge Book.
1828 - Census. No; 455. Raffles Bay
1830 - 29 Mar. Phoenix Hulk. Entrance Book. Trade; Wheelwright. Convict. Native Place; Mayo. General Sessions 19 Feb 1830. Offence; Stealing a Box and copious tools. Sentence; 2 years. Norfolk Island.
Convict Changes History
Iris Dunne on 8th June, 2020 made the following changes:
Iris Dunne on 9th June, 2020 made the following changes:
source: NSW State Records, (Muster HO10/19)&(convict Records, Title: List of Assigned Convicts Non-Mechanics, 1822-1824; Volume: 4/4570D)&(Convict Death Index 1791-1873, 4/4549; Reel 690, Page 035). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Cla
Penny-Lyn Beale on 18th January, 2021 made the following changes: