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Edward Fordham, one of 160 convicts transported on the Henry, April 1823
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 51 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Middlesex Gaol Delivery
26th August, 1823
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 160 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 14
||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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Penny-Lyn Beale on 17th April, 2021 wrote:
1831 - 20 Oct. Certificate of Freedom. No; 31/1055.
Age; 34 
Native Place; Essex
Trade or calling; Farming Man
Offence; Stealing Fowls
Trial where & Date; Middlesex - 11 Sept 1821
Sentence; 7 years
Height; 5 ft. 8 in
Remarks; Was transported to Morten Bay 7 Oct 1828 for 3 years by the Bench at Patrick Plains for running away from an Iron Gang
Convict Changes History
Penny-Lyn Beale on 17th April, 2021 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1797 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime