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Benjamin Pemberton

Benjamin Pemberton, one of 236 convicts transported on the Mangles, 08 December 1832

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Benjamin Pemberton
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1800
Occupation: Farm servant
Date of Death: -
Age: -

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: Pig stealing
Convicted at: Surrey Quarter Session
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Mangles
Departure date: 8th December, 1832
Arrival date: 17th April, 1833
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 235 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 498
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 21st January, 2021 wrote:

Benjamin Pemberton was listed as 31 years old on arrival.

Native Place: Gloucestershire.

Occupation: Pit-sawyer/farm servant/shepherd.

Benjamin was literate, Protestant, married with 3 male children, 5’7” tall, brown sallow complexion, dark brown hair, hazel eyes, nose a little cocked.

16/5/1837: TOL, Windsor.

1837: Assigned to the hospital at Newcastle.

1/1/1840: COF

October 1850: Was at Maitland.

3/4/1855: NSW Gov. Gazette:
Return of Persons who have obtained Licenses to cut Timber on Crown Lands, from the 1st July, to the 31st December, 1854, as furnished by the respective Benches.
Police District of Gosford.__Benjamin Pemberton.

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 21st January, 2021 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1800 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

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