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Abraham Clark, one of 100 convicts transported on the Asia, 19 November 1827
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 51 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 307 (155)
||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 25th March, 2019 wrote:
28/7/1827 Yorkshire Gazette Yorkshire, England:
YORKSHIRE SUMMER ASSIZES
Abraham Clark (24), and William Hodgson (22), for robbing T. Dowkes, on the highway at Leeds, of a silver watch &c.
William Hodgson was also on board.
Abraham Clarke was listed as 20 years old on arrival (Ancestry Indents).
Native Place: Leeds.
Abraham could read, was married, no children listed, 5’6¼” tall, fair complexion, brown hair, hazel eyes, scar of wound inside knee joint of right leg.
Assigned to J. Coghill J.P., Kirkham.
Penny-Lyn Beale on 15th April, 2021 wrote:
Sydney, Australia, Anglican Parish Registers, Liverpool St Luke
Name; Abraham Clarke
Abode; Liverpool Hospital
When Buried; 7 June 1830
Age; 29 
Ships Name; Asia
Quality or profession; Constable of Bringelly
By whom the Ceremony was performed; Robert Crawford
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 25th March, 2019 made the following changes:
alias1: Clarke, date of birth: 1807 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime
Penny-Lyn Beale on 15th April, 2021 made the following changes:
date of death: 1830 (prev. 0000)