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Frederick Filby

Frederick Filby, one of 199 convicts transported on the Mayda, 27 August 1845

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Frederick Filby
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1822
Occupation: Farm labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

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 15 years

Crime: Arson
Convicted at: Norfolk Assizes
Sentence term: 15 years
Ship: Mayda
Departure date: 27th August, 1845
Arrival date: 8th January, 1846
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 198 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 370
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

stsearcher on 1st June, 2018 wrote:

Father: William,
Brothers: George? William, Thomas?, ?, Miles? Alfred (in America),
Sisters: Elizabeth, Mary

stsearcher on 1st June, 2018 wrote:

1855 aged 29 he marries Elizabeth Brown (Aurora) a 28 year old Widow.
*He is illiterate

Convict Changes History

stsearcher on 1st June, 2018 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1822 (prev. 0000), crime

stsearcher on 1st June, 2018 made the following changes:

gender: m, occupation

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