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Edward Chapman, one of 164 convicts transported on the Morley, July 1818
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
7th November, 1818
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 164 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 64
||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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D Wong on 3rd September, 2019 wrote:
iain Frazier on 21st August, 2019 wrote:
Edward was born about 1717. He was a sawyer of Northampton when sentenced for 7 years then sent to NSW on MORLEY in 1815 (*this should read 1818*). He was described as fair pale, hair brown, eyes blue 5’8.25”.
He was recorded at musters 1822, 1823, 1824, 1825.
In 1822 he was at Newcastle and became a labourer Free by Servitude by 1823.
By 1830 he was a sawyer at Newcastle.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 3rd September, 2019 made the following changes: