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Miles Holmes

Miles Holmes, one of 216 convicts transported on the Lotus, 20 December 1832

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Miles Holmes
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 30th July, 1804
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 30th July, 1855
Age: 51 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Larceny
Convicted at: Norfolk Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Lotus
Departure date: 20th December, 1832
Arrival date: 16th May, 1833
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 215 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 510
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 7th June, 2012 wrote:

b Knapton, Norfolk England; d Hobart Town Tasmania; m Matilda SNELLGROVE, 05/01/1835 ( Cert RGD 36/2 1835/2801)

Convict Changes History

Anonymous on 7th June, 2012 made the following changes:

date of birth 1804-07-30, date of death 1855-07-30, gender m

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