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Frederick Powell

Frederick Powell, one of 300 convicts transported on the Adelaide, 08 August 1849

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Frederick Powell
Aliases: Frederick Box
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 17th June, 1817
Occupation: Hairdresser
Date of Death: 13th September, 1874
Age: 57 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 10 years

Crime: Robbery with violence
Convicted at: Central Criminal Court
Sentence term: 10 years
Ship: Adelaide
Departure date: 8th August, 1849
Arrival date: 29th November, 1849
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land and Port Phillip
Passenger manifest Travelled with 303 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/16, Page Number 86
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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Convict Changes History

Karen Murphy on 9th March, 2014 made the following changes:

alias1: Frederick Box, date of birth: 17th June, 1817 (prev. 0000), date of death: 13th September, 1874 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

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