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Alfred Denham

Alfred Denham, one of 190 convicts transported on the Anna Maria, 06 March 1848

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Alfred Denham
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1826
Occupation: Shoemaker
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 58 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Theft~simple larceny
Convicted at: Central Criminal Court
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Anna Maria
Departure date: 6th March, 1848
Arrival date: 7th August, 1848
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land or Port Phillip
Passenger manifest Travelled with 189 other convicts

References

Primary source: England & Wales Criminal Registers (HO27/80, page 197). Ancestry. Old Bailey - online. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 267 (135)
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

Valerie Dawson on 14th May, 2020 wrote:

Married Catherine Farnham in Geelong who came from Ireland in the famine.

Iris Dunne on 14th May, 2020 wrote:

The Proceedings of the Old Bailey
Theft: simple larceny
21st September 1846

1779. ALFRED DENHAM was indicted for stealing 1 coat, value 6l.; 1 pair of trowsers, 6s.; 2 waistcoats, 3s.; and 1 pair of boots, 2s.; the goods of Henry Thomas:—also 1 pair of trowsers, 8s.; 1 waistcoat, 6s.; and 1 pair of boots, 6s.; the goods of William Burt:—also 1 coat, value 2l.; 2 pairs of trowsers, 1l. 16s.; 2 waistcoats, 14s.; and 2 sixpences; the goods of William Rees: to all of which he pleaded

GUILTY . Aged 21.— Transported for Seven Years.
https://www.oldbaileyonline.org/browse.jsp?div=t18460921-1779

Index: aged 22, Trade Cheesemonger/shoemaker, Single, arrived in Geelong E.

Convict Changes History

Iris Dunne on 14th May, 2020 made the following changes:

source: England & Wales Criminal Registers (HO27/80, page 197). Ancestry. Old Bailey - online. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 267 (135) (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Ro

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