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Henry Mapps, one of 322 convicts transported on the Barossa, 09 May 1844
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Gloucester Quarter Sessions
9th May, 1844
5th September, 1844
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 321 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 89 (46)
||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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Anonymous on 3rd September, 2012 wrote:
Henry Mapps was 23 on arrival in VDL. He stole a coat.
Born at Wollaston, near Chepstowe, Henry was 5’8" tall, could read a litt,e was single, protestant and he could plough. He had blue eyes, black hair and a sallow complexion.
6/10/1853: Tried at Launceston for Obtaining money Â£45, under false pretences with the intent to defraud William Spearman.
22/7/1851: Permission to marry Isabella Beverley (Tory).
Isabella married another convict Thomas Howard (Tortoise) in 1849, they had 1 child.
Masha White on 11th September, 2013 wrote:
Henry married Catherine Whelan at Hamilton 1859.
Convict Changes History
Anonymous on 3rd September, 2012 made the following changes:
date of birth 1820-00-00, gender m