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Charles Goverd

Charles Goverd, one of 220 convicts transported on the Westmoreland, 03 March 1835

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Charles Goverd
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1817
Occupation: Tailor
Date of Death: -
Age: -

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 Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: Gloucester Quarter Session
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Westmoreland
Departure date: 3rd March, 1835
Arrival date: 15th July, 1835
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 219 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 3 (3)
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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J Ravenscroft on 31st July, 2017 wrote:

First name(s) Charles
Last name Goverd
Arrival year 1835
Ship name Westmoreland
Ticket of leave number 45/1832
Passpost number 49/0046
Passport date 10 Jan 1849
Remarks On the recommendation of Yass Bench
Series Ticket Of Leave Passports 1835-1869 (Nrs 12204)
Archive State Records Authority of New South Wales
Reel 978
Item number [4/4271]
Record set Australia Convict Tickets Of Leave 1824-1874
Category Institutions & organisations
Subcategory Prison registers
Collections from Australasia

First name(s) Charles
Last name Goverd
Conviction year 1834
Place convicted Gloucester
County/state convicted Gloucestershire
Country convicted England
Prisoner Number 35/1631
Ship name Westmoreland
Series Ticket Of Leave Butts 1827-1875 (Nrs 12202)
Archive State Records Authority of New South Wales
Reel 957
Record set Australia Convict Tickets Of Leave 1824-1874
Category Institutions & organisations
Subcategory Prison registers
Collections from Australasia

Left Gloucester Gaol on 26 Febr 1835 for New South Wales

J Ravenscroft on 31st July, 2017 wrote:

Trial Date 01 July 1834.

Received in Gloucester Gaol 02 July 1834

From Halcot, Bath.

Stole from James Tail of Cheltenham a total of Ten Sovereigns, two half Sovereigns, three half crowns, ten shillings and five sixpences.

APPEARANCE.
Dark brown hair, grey eyes, full face, a scar on his breast, fair complexion, a scar on his right knee,a scar on his shin, a smaller scar on his right hand wrist.

Read and Write.

Tailor

Height 5ft 6 and a quarter.

Removed 03 July 1834, conduct= Orderly

J Ravenscroft on 31st July, 2017 wrote:

Baptism was at St Swithin church, Walcot, Somerset on 06 April 1817.
Abode was Burlington Place.
He was the son of Joseph and Anne GOVERD. Joseph’s occupation was as a servant when Charles was baptised.

Convict Changes History

J Ravenscroft on 31st July, 2017 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1816 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime

J Ravenscroft on 31st July, 2017 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1817 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation

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