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Charles Peacock

Charles Peacock, one of 180 convicts transported on the Chapman, 06 April 1824

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Charles Peacock
Aliases: Purcox
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1801
Occupation: Coachman/groom
Date of Death: 14th December, 1831
Age: 30 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Chapman
Departure date: 6th April, 1824
Arrival date: 27th July, 1824
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 179 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 141 (72)
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

Nell Murphy on 3rd January, 2017 wrote:

Charles Peacock/Purcox died at Hobart, Tasmania 1831. (ref. 34/1/2528)

Penny-Lyn Beale on 9th March, 2022 wrote:

1831 - Burials in the Parish of Hobart Town in the County of Buckingham
No; 1014
Name; Charles Purcox ** Spelling as per Register
Abode; Hobart Town from Hospital. When buried; 1831, 14 December
Age; 30 years
Ship’s Name; Chapman. Quality or profession. Convict.

Convict Changes History

Nell Murphy on 3rd January, 2017 made the following changes:

alias1: Purcox, date of death: 14th December, 1831 (prev. 0000), gender: m

Penny-Lyn Beale on 9th March, 2022 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1801 (prev. 0000)

Penny-Lyn Beale on 9th March, 2022 made the following changes:


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