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Frederick Ford

Frederick Ford, one of 300 convicts transported on the Susan, 07 March 1834

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Frederick Ford
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1804
Occupation: Farm labourer
Date of Death: 1835
Age: 31 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Sheep-stealing
Convicted at: Derby Quarter Session
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Susan
Departure date: 7th March, 1834
Arrival date: 8th July, 1834
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 301 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 302
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

Penny-Lyn Beale on 3rd March, 2021 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents. Susan - 1834
Indent No; 32
Name; Frederick Ford
Age; 30
Protestant Married - 3 female children
Native Place; Derbyshire
Trade or calling; Farm Labourer
Trial where & Date; Sheep stealing - 2 July 1833
Sentence; Life
Height; 5 ft. 7 3/4 in
Eyes; Hazel
Hair; Brown
Completion; Dark Ruddy

Additional remarks noted against name; DROWNED - 3 Dec 1835. as reported in letter dated 5 Jan 1836

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 3rd March, 2021 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1804 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1835 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

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