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Richard Files, one of 296 convicts transported on the Cressy, 28 April 1843
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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|Date of Death:
life span was 51 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 10 years
||Somerset. Bath Borough Quarter Sessions
28th April, 1843
28th August, 1843
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 295 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/13, Page Number 294
||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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Convict Changes History
Ann Marie Gould on 13th June, 2020 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1823 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime