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Henry Lawrence, one of 260 convicts transported on the Adelaide, 16 April 1855
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||25th December, 1828
|Date of Death:
||12th April, 1910
life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 15 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 93, Class and Piece Number HO11/18, Page Number 125 (64)
||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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Natalie Johnson on 1st February, 2014 wrote:
Occupation listed as Gardener and Groom
5’8”, light brown hair, dark grey eyes, sallow complexion, middling stout build, lump on back of head
D Wong on 3rd February, 2014 wrote:
Henry Lawrence was illiterate and protestant, he was married with no children.
31/12/1857: Family Application.
5/1/1861: Married Elizabeth Anderson. Elizabeth was born in County Tyrone 8/11/1838 and died at Northam 30/10/1915, aged 76.
They had 2 children, Annie Elizabeth, born 6/12/1864 at Toodyay and died 15/10/1893, aged 28 at Newcastle, WA., and Andrew Albert Lawrence born 1875.
12/4/1910: Henry died and Northam WA., both he and Elizabeth are buried at the Northam Cemetery - Pioneers section.
Convict Changes History
Natalie Johnson on 1st February, 2014 made the following changes:
D Wong on 3rd February, 2014 made the following changes:
date of birth: 25th December, 1828 (prev. 0000), date of death: 12th April, 1910 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation