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Barnard Hughes

Barnard Hughes, one of 100 convicts transported on the Asia, 19 November 1827

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Barnard Hughes
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1775
Occupation: Weaver
Date of Death: -
Age: -

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 14 years

Crime: Receiving stolen property
Convicted at: Glasgow Court of Justiciary
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Asia 1
Departure date: 19th November, 1827
Arrival date: 13th March, 1828
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 101 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 308
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

Penny-Lyn Beale on 5th September, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842.

Name; Barrnard Hughes
Ship; Asia 1828
No; 98
Age; 53   Est birth Year; 1775
Read & Write; Married 6 children. Catholic.
Native Place; Glasgow
Calling; Weaver
Offence;  Receiving Stolen Goods
Date of Trial: Glasgow. 8 May
Sentence; 14 years
Height; 5 ft. 8 inches
Complexion; Ruddy Fair, P. Pitted
Hair; Brown to gray
Eyes; Grey
Noted against name; WIFE came in the Lousia (1827) as Ann Hughes or Goldie
Ticket of Leave 35/264 23rd June 1835.
General Remarks; Held a Ticket of Exemption No 32/17 2 January 1832.
Noted across the ticket. Torn up canceled the holder having been ordered a Conditional Pardon 11 June 1836

Ticket of leave and pardon same dates a wife

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 5th September, 2020 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1775 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

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