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Emanuel Phillips

Emanuel Phillips, one of 134 convicts transported on the Hercules, 24 December 1824

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Emanuel Phillips
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1807
Occupation: Fruiterer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing a case of tea
Convicted at: London Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Hercules
Departure date: 24th December, 1824
Arrival date: 7th May, 1825
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 134 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 238. State Archives NSW, COF Butts (NRS 12210)
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 28th April, 2018 wrote:

Emanuel Phillips was born in London in 1807 - he was 160cm tall, pale ruddy complexion, dark brown hair, nearly bald, dark hazel eyes, large nose, S & P and EP tattooed on left arm.

Emanuel was in a group of 3 young males who stole a half-full tea chest of tea from a warehouse, he had told the police that he was an orange seller and that he was hired by two ment to carry the chest, not knowing that it was stolen.

Assigned to the Prisoners’ Barracks in Sydney on arrival.

22/8/1826: Emanuel Phillips, was charged with stealing a loaf of bread from a cart.  He wa remanded for punishment and was sentenced to work in chains for 3 months.

1828 Census: A shepherd in government service in the region of Bathurst.

14/1/1841: COF

Iris Dunne on 29th April, 2018 wrote:

Convicted: 14 Jan 1824

Certificate of Freedom No.31/18 dated 14 January 1831, Native Place: London, Trade: Fruit Seller, Offence: Shop Robbery, Year of Birth: 1807

Convict Changes History

Hugh on 28th April, 2018 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1806 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime

D Wong on 28th April, 2018 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1807 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime

Iris Dunne on 29th April, 2018 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 238. State Archives NSW, COF Butts (NRS 12210) (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 2

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