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Nathan Phillips

Nathan Phillips, one of 260 convicts transported on the Hooghley, 25 July 1834

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Nathan Phillips
Aliases: Nathaniel
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1813
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 28th January, 1899
Age: 86 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Pocket picking
Convicted at: Surrey. Southwark Quarter Session
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Hooghley
Departure date: 25th July, 1834
Arrival date: 18th November, 1834
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 260 other convicts


Primary source: Ancestry.com
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

Susan Steel on 8th December, 2013 wrote:

Nathan’s occupation in London was stage dancer and dealer; he was Jewish. In Australia he married Roseanna Elbra in 1843. They had 7 children. His occupations in Australia included gold miner and grocer.He died in Narromine in 1899 aged 86.

D Wong on 5th February, 2014 wrote:

Nathan was 21 years old on arrival, he could read and write, was 5’1 3/4” tall, ruddy complexion, dark brown hair, chestnut eyes, HP inside lower right arm, little pockpitted left side of mouth, short fingernails, and was Jewish.

1837: Assigned to William Vivers, Merton.
31/7/1843: COF

Convict Changes History

Susan Steel on 8th December, 2013 made the following changes:

alias1, date of birth 1813, date of death 1899, gender, occupation, crime

Susan Steel on 8th December, 2013 made the following changes:


D Wong on 5th February, 2014 made the following changes:

alias1: Nathaniel, date of birth: 1813 (prev. 0000), date of death: 28th January, 1899 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime

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