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Jeremiah Fensom, one of 230 convicts transported on the Woodbridge, 10 October 1839
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 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 101 (52)
||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 5th September, 2015 wrote:
Jeremiah Fensom was 20 years old when transported for ‘stealing lead and 1 sack’, his native place was Pepperstock, Hertfordshire.
80 convicts on the Woodbridge were sent to Norfolk Island per Augusta Jessie and one of them was Jeremiah.
Jeremiah was illiterate, protestant, 5’3 ½” tall, fair complexion, brown hair, hazel eyes, single.
3/3/1844: Arrived in VDL per ‘Little Annie’ – he was 25 years old at this point.
12/11/1845: Living in a state of adultery (with Martha Warburton ‘Waverley 1842’)
25/4/1846: Free Certificate.
No other records of him found.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 5th September, 2015 made the following changes:
alias1: Fenson, date of birth: 1819 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime