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Herbert Howley Pemberton

Herbert Howley Pemberton, one of 294 convicts transported on the Fairlie, 09 March 1852

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Herbert Howley Pemberton
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1822
Occupation: Clerk
Date of Death: 6th April, 1875
Age: 53 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 10 years

Crime: Arson
Convicted at: Devon. Assizes at Exeter
Sentence term: 10 years
Ship: Fairlie
Departure date: 9th March, 1852
Arrival date: 3rd July, 1852
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 305 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/17, Page Number 333 (169). Tasmanian Archives - convict records.
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 16th December, 2016 wrote:

Hubert Howley PEMBERTON was convicted at Exeter, Devon on 17 March 1849, along with Albert Smart and Wilson, for arson - setting fire to a stack of oats. 10yr transportation sentence. Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ‘Fairlie’ arriving 4 July 1852. Gaol report: “Very good”.

Single man; aged 30yrs; a clerk; Church of England; can read & write; pale complexion; brown hair; blue eyes; 5’4”.
Native Place - Tobago, West Indies. Brought up at Islington.
Uncle: Rev’d C Pemberton, at Wiltshire, England.

Pass Holder upon arrival in VDL
No recorded offences or punishments.
20 Sept 1853: Ticket of Leave granted
3 April 1855: Conditional Pardon approved

Marriage:
Application for permission to marry, approved, 13 July 1854 to Susan Mulqueeney (free).
(Ref. 37.13 no. 741 1854)

Children:
2 May 1855: male child Pemberton, Hobart
21 Feb 1858: George Herbert Pemberton, Hobart
27 Aug 1860: male child Pemberton, Hobart
25 Aug 1862: Hubert Howley Pemberton, Hobart.
16 Dec 1865: Catherine Ann Pemberton, Hobart.
13 Feb 1868: Margaret Jane Pemberton, Hobart.
10 Mar 1871: Esther Louisa Pemberton, Hobart.

Death:
Herbert Howlay PEMBERTON died 6 April 1875.
Macquarie St. Hobart. Noted as born England. Aged 54 yrs, clerk. Cause - condition of liver.

Convict Changes History

Nell Murphy on 16th December, 2016 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/17, Page Number 333 (169). Tasmanian Archives - convict records. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/17, Page Numb

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