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Solomon Ford, one of 180 convicts transported on the Ocean, August 1817
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 373 (188)
||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 29th June, 2017 wrote:
Solomon Ford, and Francis Green, charged with stealing sheep, the property of Daniel Winder, •—Guilty, death.
Solomon Ford and Francis Green, both from Henleyupon-Thames, transportation for fourteen years each, for sheep slealing.
Francis Green was also on board.
Colonial Secretary Papers:
FORD, Solomon. Per “Ocean”, 1818
1818 Jan 16: On list of convicts disembarked from the “Ocean” and forwarded to Parramatta for distribution (Reel 6005; 4/3497 p.307)
1820: Solomon died and was buried at St. John’s, Parramatta.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 29th June, 2017 made the following changes:
date of death: 1820 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime