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Henry Chamberlain, one of 290 convicts transported on the Lady Montagu, 31 July 1852
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||15th September, 1826
|Date of Death:
life span was 59 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 10 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/17, Page Number 483 (244)
||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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Philip Smith on 12th June, 2014 wrote:
Convicted 30 July 1849 - departed 1852 for the colony.(source National Archives at Kew UK)
One of 8 siblings originally living in Bungay, Suffolk.Listed as Glazier Apprentice in 1841 Census - son to Thomas Close Chamberlain and Rachel (nee Fisk)
Had been previously convicted for Counterfeiting Coin (3 counts) 2nd April 1845 and sentenced at Norfolk Assizes to 1 year.
Convict Changes History
Philip Smith on 12th June, 2014 made the following changes:
date of birth: 15th September, 1826 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime