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Samuel Pickersgill

Samuel Pickersgill, one of 264 convicts transported on the Maria Somes, 22 April 1844

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Samuel Pickersgill
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1827
Occupation: Shoemaker
Date of Death: -
Age: -

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 17 years

Crime: Felony
Convicted at: York. Leeds Boro Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 17 years
Ship: Maria Somes
Departure date: 22nd April, 1844
Arrival date: 30th July, 1844
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 263 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 66. Tasmanian Archives, Conduct Record (CON33-1-57, Image 184)& Description List (CON18-1-42, Image 145)
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 2nd November, 2018 wrote:

Conduct Record: Aged 17, Trade: Laborer, Transported for Felony, Single, Protestant, Can neither read or write
https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON33-1-57$init=CON33-1-57p184

Description List: Aged 17, Trade: Shoemaker, Native Place: Yorkshire
https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON18-1-42$init=CON18-1-42p145

Convict Changes History

Sam on 1st November, 2018 made the following changes:

gender: m

Iris Dunne on 2nd November, 2018 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 66. Tasmanian Archives, Conduct Record (CON33-1-57, Image 184)& Description List (CON18-1-42, Image 145) (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Micr

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