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Edward Moon

Edward Moon, one of 200 convicts transported on the Surrey, 15 July 1831

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Edward Moon
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1811
Occupation: Gardener/farmer
Date of Death: 10th December, 1865
Age: 54 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: Berks Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Surrey or Surry
Departure date: 15th July, 1831
Arrival date: 26th November, 1831
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 131 (68)
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

Carol Merrick on 18th July, 2012 wrote:

Born in Nottingham, England
Assigned to William Lawson at Prospect.
Employed by Hannibal Macarthur at "Vineyard" Parramatta.
Married to Frances Meppom at Prospect on 26/9/1843
Buried at St.Bartholomews, Prospect

Convict Changes History

Carol Merrick on 18th July, 2012 made the following changes:

date of birth 1811-00-00, date of death 1865-12-10, gender m

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