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Edward Hooper, one of 254 convicts transported on the Sir Robert Peel, 06 September 1844
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 183 (93)
||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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Sue Tyler on 23rd December, 2017 wrote:
Baptised 9 Jul 1826, Sutton Mallet, Somerset, England to John & Hannah Hooper
1841 UK census Shapwick, Somerset, England with sister Deliah and Aunt Jemima
Convicted 10 Aug 1843, Bridgwater Assizes - stealing/embezzling
Family members including Aunt listed on UK prison record
Hired by E W Wilmore, Longford, Tasmania 1849
Free by servitude apparently by 1852
Believed to have married Eliza Morgan 1853, Longford
Convict Changes History
Sue Tyler on 23rd December, 2017 made the following changes:
alias1: Edwin, date of birth: 1826 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime