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Edward Bryant Garey

Edward Bryant Garey, one of 200 convicts transported on the John Calvin, 09 May 1846

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Edward Bryant Garey
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 13th March, 1796
Occupation: Solicitor
Date of Death: 18th October, 1852
Age: 56 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 15 years

Crime: Forgery
Convicted at: Central Criminal Court
Sentence term: 15 years
Ship: John Calvin
Departure date: 9th May, 1846
Arrival date: 21st September, 1846
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land and Norfolk Island
Passenger manifest Travelled with 198 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 73 (38)
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

Laurence Garey on 13th July, 2012 wrote:

Died and buried in Hobart, Tasmania

Laurence Garey on 13th July, 2012 wrote:

Found guilty at Old Bailey, 28/02/1846

Convict Changes History

Anonymous on 13th July, 2012 made the following changes:

date of birth 1796-03-13, date of death 1852-10-18, gender m

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