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Charles Evans, one of 270 convicts transported on the Bengal Merchant, 27 September 1834
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 440
||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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D Wong on 21st January, 2014 wrote:
Charles Evans was 26 years old on arrival in NSW.
His occupation was a “Collier”.
Charles was illiterate and single.
Sent to Goat Island to be worked in irons.
Note: There was a Samuel Evans on the same voyage, same date of trial, same offence - must be brothers or at least be related.
Found no other records for Charles.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 21st January, 2014 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1808 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime