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Henry Farmer, one of 200 convicts transported on the Florentia, 11 August 1830
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 Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 462
||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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Narelle farmer on 26th April, 2019 wrote:
Married Rosa Callaghan 1870 had son Henry 1871 In Singleton nsw
D Wong on 26th April, 2019 wrote:
Henry Farmer was 15 years old on arrival.
Native Place: Wolverhampton.
Henry was also listed on family websites as being born C1798.
Occupation: Miner’s Boy.
Henry could read, was protestant, single, 4’11¼” tall, ruddy pockpitted complexion, light brown hair, grey eyes, mermaid on upper part and C SY on lower part of right arm, HF SF on left, blue scar over left eyebrow.
Assigned to Carters Barracks.
3/8/1838: Labourer, aged 23. Absconded from A.A. Company since July 30.
1844: TOL Newcastle
17/2/1846: TOL Passport, Newcastle Bench
29/4/1846: Ticket of leave cancelled for immoral conduct.
4/6/1846: TOL Newcastle.
15/7/1848: TOL Passport, Newcastle Bench.
Henry had 2 children:
Henry Farmer born 1871.
Susan Farmer born 1875.
Henry Farmer died 1878 at Singleton, New South Wales, Australia.
Rose Callaghan was born in Wollombi, NSW and died 30/12/1890 at Rixs Creek, NSW.
Convict Changes History
Narelle farmer on 26th April, 2019 made the following changes:
date of death: 1878 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime
Iris Dunne on 26th April, 2019 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1815 (prev. 0000)