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Edward Douch

Edward Douch, one of 159 convicts transported on the Hebe, 27 July 1820

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Edward Douch
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1773
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Theft
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Hebe
Departure date: 27th July, 1820
Arrival date: 31st December, 1820
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 160 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 355 (179)
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 7th April, 2012 wrote:

Edward Douch was indicted for stealing a watch, value 20s, a piece of ribbon, 2 watch keys and 1 seal value, 7/6.  He was 40 years old.

Colonial secretary index:
Labourer in McGuire’s Gang.
17/9/1821: Inquest on body Edward Gouch and Walter Barlow held at Sydney.

Convict Changes History

Anonymous on 7th April, 2012 made the following changes:

date of birth 1773-00-00, gender m

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