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Daniel Foster

Daniel Foster, one of 210 convicts transported on the Blundell, 13 March 1844

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Daniel Foster
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1810
Occupation: Farm labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Burglary
Convicted at: Surrey Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Blundell
Departure date: 13th March, 1844
Arrival date: 12th July, 1844
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 208 other convicts

References

Primary source: Tasmanian Libraries, Conduct Record (CON33-1-78, Image 69)& Indent (CON17-1-1, Image 299, Page 292). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 29 (16)
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

Maree DC on 27th May, 2019 wrote:

Another old resident at the Forth, or rather of Kentish, has passed away rather suddenly — Mr Daniel Foster. He leaves no family, having never married. He was about 70 years of age.
Probates have been granted as follows : — ............Daniel Foster to Chas. Henry Wellard, £153.  Bequeathed to bros Reuben & Thomas in Sussex.

Iris Dunne on 27th May, 2019 wrote:

Conduct Record: aged 36, Trade: Farm Labourer/Hop Grower, Transported for Burglary, Single, Pardon 16 September 1856
https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON33-1-78$init=CON33-1-78p69

Indent
https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON17-1-1$init=CON17-1-1P298

Convict Changes History

Maree DC on 27th May, 2019 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1810 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime

Iris Dunne on 27th May, 2019 made the following changes:

source: Tasmanian Libraries, Conduct Record (CON33-1-78, Image 69)& Indent (CON17-1-1, Image 299, Page 292). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 29 (16) (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project.

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