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Alfred Chopin, one of 254 convicts transported on the Norwood, 06 April 1867
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||25th April, 1846
|Date of Death:
||4th October, 1902
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 10 years
||Lancashire. Assizes Manchester
6th April, 1867
13th July, 1867
|Place of arrival
Travelled with 254 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 93, Class and Piece Number HO11/19, Page Number 211 (108)
||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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David Kessell on 28th February, 2012 wrote:
Wrongly accused, and received free pardon from Queen Victoria on 23 Feb 1869. Prisoner number 9405. Records show he was unmarried, literate, and Protestant. He was born Alfred Kirk Chopping, Birmingham, England. He became a photographer of note in WA and married Ellen Mary McNamara in Perth on 14 Mar 1872. They had eight children with seven surviving to adulthood.
Ted Rollinson on 4th October, 2012 wrote:
Alfred and Ellen Chopin had 8 live birth children, all of whom reached adulthood ranging in age from 35 to 92
Convict Changes History
David Kessell on 28th February, 2012 made the following changes:
date of birth 1846-04-25, date of death 1902-10-04, gender m