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life span was 61 years*
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Sentenced to 7 years
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Eric Harry Daly on 13th January, 2013 wrote:
Edward Perkins was tried at Plymouth, Devon on 26 January 1785 for stealing livestock (a rooster) with a value if 1 shilling. He was sentenced to transportation for 7 years and left England on the Friendship aged about 57 at that time (May 1787). His occupation was listed as labourer or brickmaker.
Report from Dunkirk hulk was “troublesome at times”.
Convict Changes History
Eric Harry Daly on 12th January, 2013 made the following changes:
convicted at, term years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 0000, date of death 0000, gender, occupation, crime
Eric Harry Daly on 13th January, 2013 made the following changes:
convicted at, term 7 years, source, date of birth 1730, gender, occupation, crime