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Samuel Playle

Samuel Playle, one of 299 convicts transported on the Susan, 29 July 1837

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Samuel Playle
Aliases: none
Gender: -

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Assault
Convicted at: Essex Quarter Session
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Susan
Departure date: 29th July, 1837
Arrival date: 21st November, 1837
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 301 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 119 (61) Essex Standard - Friday 17 February 1837 British Newspaper Archive
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

Neil Hart on 25th October, 2014 wrote:

Age: 30
Crime: Violent assault while attempting to escape while being taken to gaol

Convict Changes History

Neil Hart on 25th October, 2014 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 119 (61) Essex Standard - Friday 17 February 1837 British Newspaper Archive (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Pie

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