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Henry Evans

Henry Evans, one of 200 convicts transported on the Lloyds, 25 March 1837

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Henry Evans
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 18th December, 1814
Occupation: Blacksmith/horse shoer
Date of Death: 4th January, 1869
Age: 54 years

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 7 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Worcester Quarter Session
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Lloyds
Departure date: 25th March, 1837
Arrival date: 17th July, 1837
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 199 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 33 (18) Microfilm copies of Cirencester parish registers held at the Society of Genealogists in London.
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 June, 2012 wrote:

Sentence:  7 years

Anonymous on 15th June, 2012 wrote:

Henry Evans was born in Gloucestershire.  He was 23 years old when transported for stealing brass, could read and write, protestant, married, 1 male child, no former convictions, 5’3" tall, ruddy complexion, light brown hair, hazel grey eyes, lost 2 front teeth, left side of upper jaw, five moles left side of neck, another back of right side of neck, bird and horseshoe inside lower left arm.

He married (1) Eliza Croker Browning 3/11/1843 in St. Saviour’s Anglican Cathedral Goulburn.  She was born in 1824 in Cornwall, and died about 1855. (2) married Johanna A Butler January 1856 in Kings Plains, Burrowa.  She was born C1836 in County Kilkenny and died 29/7/1906 in Redbank, Frogmore.

6 children were born to Henry and Eliza and 9 children with Johanna.

Jean Owen on 10th October, 2015 wrote:

Henry was baptized 6 August 1820 at St John the Baptist Church Cirencester Gloucestershire. The register records his birth as 18 Dec 1814 in Manchester Lancashire. His parents are Henry & Mary Ann (nee Atkins)who married at the same church 2 Jan 1812. Henry Senior is a Stone Mason.

Convict Changes History

Anonymous on 15th June, 2012 made the following changes:

date of death 1869-01-04

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

date of birth 1814-00-00, gender m

Jean Owen on 10th October, 2015 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 33 (18) Microfilm copies of Cirencester parish registers held at the Society of Genealogists in London. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Micro

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