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Philip Fargher

Philip Fargher, one of 150 convicts transported on the Asia, 29 July 1823

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Philip Fargher
Aliases: none
Gender: -

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Median life span was 55 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: Isle of Man
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Asia 1
Departure date: 29th July, 1823
Arrival date: 19th January, 1824
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 150 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 81 (42)
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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Anonymous on 28th August, 2011 wrote:

Philip Fargher aged 32 years,received 27th July 1823 from the ship Asia. Crime of sheep stealing, convicted at Castle Rushen, Isle of Man on 25th July 1823. Transfered to the hulk Justitia at Woolwich. Given life sentence later commuted to transportation.[Source:- U.K. Prison Hulk Registers and letter books].

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