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Henry Davenport

Henry Davenport, one of 210 convicts transported on the Blenheim, 11 March 1837

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Henry Davenport
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 1881
Age: -

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 7 years

Crime: Stealing beans
Convicted at: Warwick Assizes
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Blenheim
Departure date: 11th March, 1837
Arrival date: 16th July, 1837
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 210 other convicts


Primary source: UK census records and Tasmanian Archives convicts' conduct records.
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

Patricia Parrish on 11th May, 2013 wrote:

Spent his time in Tasmania and released in 1843, according to Tasmanian Archives. Returned to Leamington UK to wife Mary and children. During his absence his wife is listed on the 1841 census as ‘pauper’.

Convict Changes History

Patricia Parrish on 11th May, 2013 made the following changes:

source, date of death 1881, gender, crime

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