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Edward Clarke

Edward Clarke, one of 200 convicts transported on the Surrey, 13 July 1829

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Edward Clarke
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 2nd September, 1810
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: 26th June, 1871
Age: 60 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Breaking and entering and stealing
Convicted at: Gloucester Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Surrey or Surry
Departure date: 13th July, 1829
Arrival date: 14th December, 1829
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 199 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 114
Source description: 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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Community Contributions

Anonymous on 1st December, 2011 wrote:

Edward was born in North Nibley, Gloucestershire and was re-transported to Norfolk Island a couple of years after arriving in VDL, and then he appears in NSW, where he marries in the 1840s. He had a family, became a goldminer and died in NSW. Two of his brothers were also transported to Australia.

Convict Changes History

Anonymous on 1st December, 2011 made the following changes:

gender m

Brian Sefton on 22nd March, 2014 made the following changes:

date of birth: 2nd September, 1810 (prev. 0000), date of death: 26th June, 1871 (prev. 0000), crime

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