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Christopher Hancock, one of 230 convicts transported on the Woodbridge, 10 October 1839
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 15 years
10th October, 1839
26th February, 1840
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 229 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 105 (54)
||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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Anonymous on 28th February, 2012 wrote:
12/5/1842 - Unclaimed Letter.
TOL - Liverpool District.
9/6/1849 - Certificate of Pardon.
21/11/1849 - Was working as a butcher for Elizabeth Deemster and her husband at Newtown, and was involved in a court case with her regarding the occupation of the butcher shop.
30/4/1852 - Christopher Hancock and Charles Casey were charged with having stolen the sum of 4 pounds 10 shillings the property of Clark Hughton the landlord of the public house at Camperdown called "The Honest Irishman" - Casey was discharged and Hancock committed for trial, but allowed bail. (Gaz).
Died 1854 at the age of 63 - NSW BDM V1854/2042, 41 A/1854.
Convict Changes History
Anonymous on 28th February, 2012 made the following changes:
date of death 1854-00-00, gender m