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Amos Crisp, one of 219 convicts transported on the Ocean, August 1815
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||31st January, 1881
life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Middlesex Gaol Delivery
30th January, 1816
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 220 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 237 (120)
||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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Anonymous on 12th May, 2011 wrote:
Sentenced to death, commuted to "Life in the colonies".
aliases: Amos Vince
Anonymous on 30th March, 2012 wrote:
Under Amos Ames - Old bailey on line: Sentenced to death for stealing 1 watch, value of 12pound 1s. the property of Robert Tulloch.
Col.Sec: 5/2/1816 - On list of convicts forwarded to Liverpool for distribution.
17/12/1819 - Received payment at Sydney for meat and grall deliverer=d to the Commissariat Stores.
24/12/1820-24/1/1821 - Store receipts for fresh meat.
Amos was married to Elizabeth Ann Brown (1785-1827) on the 9/9/1810. After Amos had been transported Elizabeth travelled to NSW on the Lord Melville 1817 with her son, Amos, and a daughter. Amos (convict) became involved in activities of dubious legality and was eventually forced to flee the country. His famils is well documented in the Monaro Pioneers website. He died on the 31/1/1881 at Windellama, Southern Tablelands.
Sarah on 20th September, 2018 wrote:
Amos CRISP (convict) was the son of Amos CRISP, whose sister Susan married Philip VINCE.
Amos VINCE (a blacksmith in Wereham, Norfolk) was the son of Philip and Susan VINCE, and thus the cousin of the convict Amos CRISP.
aimee on 29th March, 2020 wrote:
Amos Crisp(convict) daughter was Frances Crisp 1818-1888, married to John Rolfe
Convict Changes History
Anonymous on 30th March, 2012 made the following changes:
date of birth 1790-00-00, date of death 1881-01-31, gender m