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Vincent Spencer Pennington

Vincent Spencer Pennington, one of 230 convicts transported on the Arab, 22 February 1834

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Vincent Spencer Pennington
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1801
Occupation: Sailor
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 59 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Larceny, before convicted of felony
Convicted at: York, West Riding Quarter Session
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Arab
Departure date: 22nd February, 1834
Arrival date: 30th June, 1834
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 228 other convicts

References

Primary source: England Criminal Registers (Class: HO 27/48, Page: 399). UK Prison Hulk Registers (HO9/9). Tasmanian Libraries, Description List (CON18/1/3, page 290, Image 156)& Conduct (CON31/1/35, Image 176). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 298
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

Iris Dunne on 27th July, 2019 wrote:

Criminal Register: Offence Larceny beofore convicted of Felony

Hulk ship Hardy moored at Portsmouth, received 7 February 1834, aged 33

Description List: Named Pennington S.V., No.1049, aged 23, Trade: Sailor complete
https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON18-1-3$init=CON18-1-3p156

Conduct Record: Tried 1 January 1834, Transported for stealing, married with 2 children, Stated this offence: Stealing a box containing leather while drunk.
https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON31-1-35$init=CON31-1-35p176

Convict Changes History

Michael Banister on 27th July, 2019 made the following changes:

date of death: 1801 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime

Iris Dunne on 27th July, 2019 made the following changes:

source: England Criminal Registers (Class: HO 27/48, Page: 399). UK Prison Hulk Registers (HO9/9). Tasmanian Libraries, Description List (CON18/1/3, page 290, Image 156)& Conduct (CON31/1/35, Image 176). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90

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