Contribute to this record
Rees Ellis, one of 270 convicts transported on the Bengal Merchant, 27 September 1834
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 438
||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.
Did you find the person you were looking for?
If Rees Ellis was the person you were looking for, you may be able to discover more about them by looking at our resources page.
If you have more hunting to do, try a new search or browse the convict records.
D Wong on 20th January, 2014 wrote:
Rees Ellis was 45 years old and was transported for “Gaining money under false pretences”.
D Wong on 21st January, 2014 wrote:
20/8/1849: CP Listed at Rees Evans-Bengal Merchant 1835. Note: There was no Rees Evans on the voyage.
Also found a death in 1874 for Reece Ellis on the NSW BDM, died aged 80 at Parramatta.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 20th January, 2014 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1789 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime