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Edward Plummer, one of 216 convicts transported on the Stakesby, 20 May 1833
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||20th June, 1888
life span was 59 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Suffolk Quarter Session
20th May, 1833
4th September, 1833
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 215 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 116
||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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Robert Ross Bray on 11th January, 2012 wrote:
Edward served his time in Port Arthur Tasmania, upon release he went to Port Adelaide South Australia on vessell Industry, He went to Woodside where he married (Emma Pollard Hancock)2nd wife, left Sarah Readon and Sophie Auguste + 2 children when convicted.
Edward & Emma in Australia had 8 children most of whom went minning in Broken Hill. I am a great grandchild looking for U.K. detail on Edward if anyone can help, email@example.com.
Anonymous on 16th January, 2012 wrote:
Poaching and stealing part of a sheep. Refer S.A. Register(Newspaper)Thursday Nov 27 1856 page 3, with John Morris & John Carter found guilty in SA Supreme court sentenced 7 years in Yatala Gaol.
Ross Bray on 30th July, 2012 wrote:
Seek two U.K. wives of Edwrad Parnell and Rissan,
also seek newspaper Bury & Norwich Post 13th February 1833 court report for detail
Judy Pitt on 9th August, 2019 wrote:
Death: Died at Woodside, S.A. [District of Nairne, Book 171 Page 388]
Marriage: Trinity Church, Adelaide, S.A. [District of Adelaide, Book 21 Page 113]. Both widowed.
Children with Emma:
Isabel 1847-07-22 Port Road, Adelaide
Henry 1849-12-22 Tenterden Adelaide [Woodville Sth
Charles 1854-02-13 Adelaide
George 1859-10-31 Adelaide
Anna Elizabeth 1861-09-17 Adelaide]
Helen 1865-04-12, Died 1865-04-15 Woodside, S.A.
David 1868-01-31 Woodside, S.A.
Convict Changes History
Robert Ross Bray on 11th January, 2012 made the following changes:
date of birth 1800-00-00, date of death 1888-00-00, gender m
Judy Pitt on 9th August, 2019 made the following changes:
date of death: 20th June, 1888 (prev. 1888)