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Richard Hayes

Richard Hayes, one of 299 convicts transported on the Admiral Gambier and Friends, April 1811

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Richard Hayes
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1791
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 11th January, 1842
Age: 51 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 59 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Stealing seven sheep
Convicted at: Bucks. Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Admiral Gambier and Friends
Departure date: April, 1811
Arrival date: 29th September, 1811
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 300 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 27 (15)
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

Anonymous on 4th March, 2012 wrote:

Married Elizabeth Cross (Born:18.Jun.1805-Died:10.Nov.1878) 21 May 1821 Windsor N.S.W. Australia. Had Nine Children From 03.Feb.1821-28.Dec.1838 In The Wilberforce, Windsor, Hawkesbury N.S.W. Area.

Denis Pember on 1st October, 2015 wrote:

Sainty & Johnson; 1828 Census of New South Wales: [Ref H1064] Hayes, Richard, 37, TL, Admiral Gambier, 1811, Landholder at Wilberforce. 5 acres all cleared and cultivated 4 cattle.
# Also [Ref H1065] Hayes, Elizabeth, 26 born in colony. and 4 children: Hayes, M.A. (Mary Ann) 6; Hayes, Richard 3; Hayes, Sarah 2; Hayes, Henry 3 months all born in colony.

Convict Changes History

Anonymous on 4th March, 2012 made the following changes:

gender m

Denis Pember on 1st October, 2015 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1791 (prev. 0000), date of death: 11th January, 1842 (prev. 0000)

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