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Henry Holland

Henry Holland, one of 206 convicts transported on the Ganges, August 1796

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Henry Holland
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1776
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 19th January, 1819
Age: 43 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Felony
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Ganges
Departure date: August, 1796
Arrival date: 2nd June, 1797
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 209 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 213 (107)
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 23rd June, 2011 wrote:

Crime date April 23, 1793, trial date May 29, 1793 at the Old Bailey, aged 21 years.

Charged with stealing a deal box cloth coat value 10s, a mans surtout coat value 1 pound, pair of nankeen breeches value 2s, printed jean waistcoat value 2s, pair of womens stays value 5s, a stuff petticoat value 5s, cotton gown value 5s, muslin apron value 6s, cloth coat value 2s, 6 pairs of cotton stockings value 6s, pair shoe buckes value 2s, common prayer book value 1s, linen shirt value 5s, pocket handkerchief value 1s, 4 pounds gloucester cheese value 1s, property of William Sparing in the house of John Booth. Transportation 7 years.

Anonymous on 14th February, 2012 wrote:

norfolk island and its first settlement.r nobbs.
henry holland.ship=ganges.arrived N.I before jan 1802.departed 3/9/1808. arrived as convict to colony.


Anonymous on 24th February, 2012 wrote:

Occupations N.I feb 1805-henry holland-charcoal burner.
People Who Boarded City of Edinburgh at N.I 3 sep 1808 for the Derwent,V.D.Land-Henry Holland. —chez.

Convict Changes History

Annie Hannie on 15th April, 2018 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1776 (prev. 0000), date of death: 19th January, 1819 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime

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