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Frederick Harrison

Frederick Harrison, one of 305 convicts transported on the Maitland, 19 March 1840

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Frederick Harrison
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1825
Occupation: Errand boy
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 57 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Shop lifting
Convicted at: Lancaster, Wigan Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Maitland
Departure date: 19th March, 1840
Arrival date: 14th July, 1840
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 305 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 165 (84)
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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Community Contributions

D Wong on 28th November, 2018 wrote:

Frederick Harrison was 15 years old on arrival : Native place: Manchester.

Frederick could read, protestant, single, 5’3¾” tall, fair ruddy complexion, brown hair, hazel eyes, scar on left eyebrow, mole on left breast, A.TT.BI.HT.N.F.H.E.H.P.H on upper right arm, anchor inside lower right arm, wart back of middle finger of right hand.

1845: TOL Moreton Bay.

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 28th November, 2018 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1825 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

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