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Charles Giles, one of 192 convicts transported on the Governor Ready, 26 March 1827
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||12th August, 1798
|Date of Death:
||2nd September, 1874
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||author? 'Arrows of Hope-Selected Convict Stories'
||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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iain Frazier on 30th August, 2019 wrote:
Mary (Chapman) was baptised at Bilsington Kent in 1808. She was the daughter of Richard & Sarah (Chapman).
In 1818 she married Charles (Giles) a cordwainer & smuggler at Bilsongton Kent in 1818; they had 3children.
She arrived at Hobart Town in 1829 on HARMONY free, to join her husband.
They had 3more children before she died in 1839 age 39 of general decay; buried at St Davids Hobart.
Convict Changes History
Julian Galvin on 5th May, 2014 made the following changes:
date of birth: 12th August, 1798 (prev. 0000), date of death: 2nd September, 1874 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime
Gill Lagrutta on 23rd November, 2016 made the following changes:
iain Frazier on 30th August, 2019 made the following changes:
source: author? 'Arrows of Hope-Selected Convict Stories' (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 124)