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Edward Edwards, one of 220 convicts transported on the Theresa, 28 March 1845
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||15th April, 1819
|Date of Death:
||12th October, 1898
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 10 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 264
||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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Laurie Mealey on 25th October, 2017 wrote:
Married Esther Delaney 8/9/1852. Had 7 children- Edward, Lucy Ann, Charles John, Jane, Maria, William and Kezia. Died at his residence, 12 Sloan Street, Battery Point, Hobart.
Convict Changes History
Laurie Mealey on 25th October, 2017 made the following changes:
alias1: Purdy, date of birth: 15th April, 1819 (prev. 0000), date of death: 12th October, 1898 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime