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Benjamin Matthews, one of 176 convicts transported on the Mary, 28 August 1821
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||2nd August, 1792
|Date of Death:
||30th August, 1852
life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||New South Wales, Australia, Certificates of Freedom, 1827-1867
||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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Convict Changes History
RossnRobyn FlemingNewman on 15th June, 2016 made the following changes:
source: England & Wales, Criminal Registers, 1791-1892 for Benjamin Matthews (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 100), date of birth: 2nd August, 1792 (prev. 0000), date of death: 30th Aug
Lyn Hudson-Williamson on 4th November, 2019 made the following changes:
source: New South Wales, Australia, Certificates of Freedom, 1827-1867 (prev. England & Wales, Criminal Registers, 1791-1892 for Benjamin Matthews), crime