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Charles Edmonds

Charles Edmonds, one of 322 convicts transported on the Barossa, 09 May 1844

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Charles Edmonds
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: Painter & glazier
Date of Death: 21st April, 1889
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 15 years

Crime: Attempted murder
Convicted at: Central Criminal Court
Sentence term: 15 years
Ship: Barossa
Departure date: 9th May, 1844
Arrival date: 5th September, 1844
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 321 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 85 (44)
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

R E Edmunds on 4th November, 2015 wrote:

His real name was Charles EDMUNDS and he always signed as Chas EDMUNDS but his convict records spelled it EDMONDS, Tasmanian Convict Records, the Birth date is based on his age at various events, Convict Indent 13895. Death certificate 1023/1889 Marriage reg.889/1847 also his 1888 letter.

Convict Changes History

R E Edmunds on 4th November, 2015 made the following changes:

date of death: 21st April, 1889 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

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