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Charles Samuel Cave
Charles Samuel Cave, one of 136 convicts transported on the Royal Charlotte, 18 November 1824
Name, Aliases & Gender
||Charles Samuel Cave
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||24th October, 1870
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 221 (112)http://www.teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/1b28/boyce-ann
||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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John on 6th February, 2013 wrote:
Had six wives over his lifetime. Emigrated to New Zealand and settled in Port Underwood in the second half of the 1830s.
D Wong on 8th February, 2013 wrote:
Colonial Secretary: Listed as Samuel Cave
6/7/1825: Re permission to marry at Sydney.
16/11/1825: Request by wife Susan, that he be assigned to her.
15/10/1825: Married Susannah Dockrell/Dockerell at St. Jame’s Sydney.
NSW BDM: 3 children born: 1827 Mary (Ann), 1830 Susannah, 1835 Charles S.
1830: Ticket of Exemption from Government labour - to reside with his wife Susan (free).
1831: As Above - Torn up 29/8/1831, on his being permitted to clear out on the “Australian” on a special Certificate.
Charles’s wives were:
1814: Mary Nicholls
1820: Charlotte Bingham
1821: Sarah Kent
1824: Mary Cape
1825: Susannah Dockerall in NSW (Susannah died 1852)
1852: Elizabeth Hughes in NZ
Charles Samuel supported his family in NZ by working as a farmer and cooper for the local whalers.
Convict Changes History
John on 6th February, 2013 made the following changes:
source, date of death 24th October, 1870, gender, occupation, crime
D Wong on 8th February, 2013 made the following changes:
date of birth 1793