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Frederick Oddy, one of 260 convicts transported on the Mount Stuart Elphinstone, 26 February 1845
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||11th January, 1885
life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 234
||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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D Wong on 28th December, 2015 wrote:
FREDERICK ODDY, Theft > simple larceny, Theft > simple larceny, Theft > simple larceny, 16th September 1844.
Reference Number: t18440916-2240
Offences: Theft > simple larceny; Theft > simple larceny; Theft > simple larceny
Verdicts: Guilty > pleaded guilty
FREDERICK ODDY was indicted for stealing 1 time-piece, value 20s., the goods of Ann Dirs: also, 1 watch, value 20s., the goods of Henry Lewiston: also, 1 half-sovereign, 2 half-crowns, 1 shilling, and 1 groat, the monies of Patrick O’Donohue: to all which he pleaded
GUILTY . Aged 23.— Transported for Seven Years
FREDERICK ODDY, Deception > fraud, 1st January 1844.
Reference Number: t18440101-480
Offence: Deception > fraud
Verdict: Guilty > pleaded guilty
Punishment: Imprisonment > no_subcategory
FREDERICK ODDY was indicted for obtaining goods by false pretences; to which he pleaded
GUILTY . Aged 22.— Confined Four Months.
Frederick was 5’3” tall, could read and write, protestant, single, sallow complexion, dark brown hair and whiskers, hazel eyes, pockpitted.
Brothers: Henry, Richard.
Sisters: Sophia, Harriet.
21/5/1852: Free Certificate
4/6/1881: Bothwell – Idle and disorderly – 1 month hard labour.
11/1/1885: Frederick died of Chronic Diarrhoea , aged 68, at the New Town Pauper Establishment and was buried on the 13/1/1885 at the Cornelian Bay Cemetery, Pauper Section.
No marriage or children found.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 28th December, 2015 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1817 (prev. 0000), date of death: 11th January, 1885 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime