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Furniss Graff, one of 300 convicts transported on the Coromandel, 27 October 1819
Name, Aliases & Gender
||Grass, Ernest Graff
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||9th August, 1851
life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||London Gaol Delivery
27th October, 1819
5th April, 1820
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales and Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 298 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 251 (127). Tasmanian Archives.
||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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Nell Murphy on 6th May, 2016 wrote:
Furness Graff was convicted at London 1814 and given a Life Sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) on the Coromandel arriving 1820.
Assignments in Colony.
Conditional Pardon no. 837 29 Feb 1836.
Free Certificate no. 384 Nov 1838.
Nell Murphy on 6th March, 2018 wrote:
APPLICATION FOR PERMISSION TO MARRY:
30 Nov 1830 - Furniss GRAFF (per ‘Coromandel’) to marry Susannah THOMPSON (free person). Approved. (ref. Tas Archives Con 45/1/1)
Note: Susannah may have been a free person in the Colony or free by servitude after serving a convict sentence.
17 Feb 1831 at Hobart - Furniss GRAFF, bachelor, Ticket of Leave status, per ‘Coromandel’ transport ship to Susannah THOMSON, spinster. (ref. Tas Archives 36/1/2 no. 1566)
Record for Ernest GRAFF, died 9 Aug 1851 at Hobart Town, cause - liver disease. Aged 51 yrs. Shoemaker. (ref. 35/1/3 no. 873)
REMARRIAGE OF WIFE:
Susannah GRAFF to Simon FRASER at Hobart on 6 April 1852. (ref. 37/1/11 no. 757)
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 6th May, 2016 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 251 (127). Tasmanian Archives. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 251 (127)), gende
Nell Murphy on 6th March, 2018 made the following changes:
alias1: Grass, alias2: Ernest Graff, date of death: 9th August, 1851 (prev. 0000), occupation