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Alfred Marriott

Alfred Marriott, one of 254 convicts transported on the Sarah, 29 November 1836

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Alfred Marriott
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1812
Occupation: Bricklayer
Date of Death: 19th November, 1837
Age: 25 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: Highway robbery
Convicted at: Suffolk Assizes
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Sarah
Departure date: 29th November, 1836
Arrival date: 29th March, 1837
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 253 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 412
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 31st August, 2018 wrote:

26/3/1836 The Ipswich Journal Suffolk, England:
Benjamin Abbott, (17), and Alfred Marriott, (23) were convicted of having, on the night of Friday, the 18th Dec. last, assaulted Mark Knevett, on the King’s Highway, at Eye, and with aving stolen a box from the siad Mark Knevett.__Mark Knevett is in Sir E. Kierrison’s service.

Benjamin Abbott arrived per ‘Charles Kerr’ 1837 to NSW.

Alfred Marriott was listed as 24 years old on arrival in VDL - he was born in Berry, St. Edmonds.

Occupations: Bricklayer/rough plasterer.

Alfred was 5’4¾” tall, fresh complexion, brown hair, blue eyes.
Married with 2 children, Wife Sarah at Ipswich.

24/11/1837: Alfred Marriott died at H.M. Colonial Hospital, Hobart—aged 35 years??.
(Big discrepancy in the ages of Alfred - if he was 35, then born in 1802.)

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 31st August, 2018 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1812 (prev. 0000), date of death: 19th November, 1837 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

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