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Henry Price

Henry Price, one of 106 convicts transported on the Active, Albermarle, Atlantic, Barrington, Britannia, Mary Ann, Matilda, Salamander and William and Mary, January 1791

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Henry Price
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Breaking and entering and stealing
Convicted at: Wilts. Assizes
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Active, Albermarle, Atlantic, Barrington, Britannia, Mary Ann, Matilda, Salamander and William and Ann
Departure date: January, 1791
Arrival date: 9th July, 1791
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 1020 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 145 (74)
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

Maureen Withey on 13th May, 2019 wrote:

On Tuesday the assizes for this county ended here, at which eight prisoners received sentence of death, viz. Thomas Able, for stealing three gowns, a waistcoat, and two silver spoons, the property of John Sage, of ?; Thomas Moss, for stealing a tobacco box, containing one guinea and a half, four half crown pieces, and three shillings and sixpence in gold and silver; John Cable, for breaking and entering the dwelling-house of Silas Parsons, of Farley, and stealing divers articles; Sarah Varriner for stealing from Matthias Jennaway, Milford,  seventeen guineas and a half, and some silver; Thomas Jones, for stealing two horses, near Bristol; Thomas Bailey, for assaulting John Rawlins, Cherril,  on the highway, and robbing him of one guinea; and Ebenezer Downing and Henry Price, for breaking and entering the dwelling-house of William Pollen, at Chippenham, and stealing large quantity of goods. Jones and Bailey are left for execution; the rest remain under death until his majesty‚Äôs pleasure concerning them shall be known.
Salisbury Journal, 16 Mar 1789

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 13th May, 2019 made the following changes:

gender: m, crime

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