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Richard Fritchley

Richard Fritchley, one of 320 convicts transported on the Marquis of Huntly, 23 March 1835

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Richard Fritchley
Aliases: Newton (alias)
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1st May, 1813
Occupation: Shoemaker's boy
Date of Death: 21st June, 1897
Age: 84 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 59 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Nottingham Quarter Session
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Marquis of Huntley
Departure date: 23rd March, 1835
Arrival date: 5th July, 1835
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 319 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 20
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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Patricia Hughes on 19th February, 2013 wrote:

Convicted of stealing a shirt.  10/2/1835 on prison hulk Justitia. Assigned to Zachariah Thomas Wilcox, bootmaker. 5/8/1843 tried in Police Court for burglary, sentenced to 12 months in iron gang. TOL 45/942 on 12/5/1845 at Hartley.

Convict Changes History

Patricia Hughes on 19th February, 2013 made the following changes:

alias1 Newton (alias) (prev. Newton (Alias)), date of birth 1st May, 1813, date of death 21st June, 1897, gender, occupation

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