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Byard Greenland, one of 320 convicts transported on the Clyde, 11 March 1863
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||'ploman' & farm labourer
|Date of Death:
||19th December, 1879
life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Somersetshire, Taunton Assizes
11th March, 1863
29th May, 1863
|Place of arrival
Travelled with 321 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 93, Class and Piece Number HO11/18, Page Number 531 (267)
||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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lorna greenland on 10th October, 2016 wrote:
my gt gt grandfather married jane greenland nee greenland. Byard got into a drunken argument with his nephew from jane’s side called Uriah Greenland, over the sharing of money from the days reaping. Somehow Uriah was stabbed and died, no murder weapon found. Byard was initially given te death sentence but after public request the sentence was changed to a prison sentence in Freemantle. He was later allowed to remarry Catherine Latchford also an ex convict. A year before he died Byard fathered a daughter with Emily Gardner.. Millicent Maude Greenland 1878
Convict Changes History
lorna greenland on 10th October, 2016 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1830 (prev. 0000), date of death: 19th December, 1979 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime
Chris Brown on 13th September, 2018 made the following changes:
date of death: 19th December, 1879 (prev. 19th December, 1979)