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Amos Honeywill

Amos Honeywill, one of 300 convicts transported on the Marion, 07 June 1845

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Amos Honeywill
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: Farmers man
Date of Death: 10th November, 1889
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Devon, Exeter Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Marion
Departure date: 7th June, 1845
Arrival date: 16th September, 1845
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 299 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 298
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

Dave Honeywill on 7th June, 2012 wrote:

Buried in Magill Cemetry, Adelaide, Australia

Carole Sergeant on 21st September, 2015 wrote:

baseborn son of Jane Honeywill
baptised 1809 in Diptford Devon
18 months probation at Darlington Station Van Diemens Land
Cerificate of Freedom 1852
married Ann Smith of Swansea (Swan Port ?) June 1852

Convict Changes History

Dave Honeywill on 7th June, 2012 made the following changes:

date of birth 1813-00-00, date of death 1889-11-10, gender m

Carole Sergeant on 21st September, 2015 made the following changes:

date of birth: 0000 (prev. 1813)

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