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Amos Lumby

Amos Lumby, one of 200 convicts transported on the Hercules, 14 June 1832

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Amos Lumby
Aliases: Lambi, Lumbi
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1812
Occupation: Farm labourer
Date of Death: 17th March, 1846
Age: 34 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: York Assizes
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Hercules
Departure date: 14th June, 1832
Arrival date: 16th October, 1832
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 200 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 361 (181)
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

D Wong on 28th September, 2013 wrote:

Amos was 20 years old when convicted, no crime found, and his native place was Stanningley.

Most of Amos’s records are listed as “Lumbi”.

27/12/1832: Assigned to R C Dillon, Hunter River.
1840: TOL, Port Macquarie
18/10/1843: TOL Passport, Port Macquarie Bench.
10/1/1845: TOL Passport, On the recommendation of the Commissioner of Crown Lands, Clarence River.

17/3/1846: Convict Death Register: District/Parish Clarence River.

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 28th September, 2013 made the following changes:

alias1, alias2, date of birth 1812, date of death 17th March, 1846, gender, occupation

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