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Christopher King

Christopher King, one of 150 convicts transported on the Sesostris, 23 November 1825

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Christopher King
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1803
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 1841
Age: 38 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 55 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: House breaking
Convicted at: Cambridge Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Sesostris
Departure date: 23rd November, 1825
Arrival date: 21st March, 1826
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 150 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 305 (154)
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 25th March, 2021 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents. Sesostris - 1825/6

Indent No; 10
Name; Christopher King
Age; 23
reads & writes. little. Protestant, Single , Single
Native Place; Suffolk
Trade or calling;—————-
Offence; House Stealing - 25 July 1825
Height; 5 ft. 11
Eyes; Hazel
Hair; Brown
Completion; Pale
Assigned; D Evans, Newcastle
Additional remarks noted against name; DIED vide letter No; 41/718 dated 21 Jan 1841

1834 - 31 Dec. Ticket of Leave; 34/1500.

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 25th March, 2021 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1803 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1841 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime

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