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Samuel Ready

Samuel Ready, one of 180 convicts transported on the Sir Godfrey Webster, 04 August 1823

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Samuel Ready
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1803
Occupation: Joiner
Date of Death: 15th June, 1853
Age: 50 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Felony
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Sir Godfrey Webster
Departure date: 4th August, 1823
Arrival date: 30th December, 1823
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 180 other convicts

References

Primary source: NSW State Archives (Bound Indentures NRS 12188, Item 4/4009, Microfiche 651). Ancestry. Libraries Tasmania. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 100
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

Katherine Johnstone on 29th December, 2020 wrote:

Married Caroline Priest on 10 August 1846 at Commercial Inn, Grenfell Street, Adelaide, South Australia.

Iris Dunne on 5th January, 2021 wrote:

Conduct Record No.357, Tried 9 April 1823, Transported for Felony, Hulk Report: Orderly, Single
https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON31-1-34$init=CON31-1-34P346

Description List: aged 20, Trade Cart Joiner
https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON23-1-3$init=CON23-1-3-P039

Convict Changes History

Katherine Johnstone on 29th December, 2020 made the following changes:

date of death: 15th June, 1853 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime

Iris Dunne on 5th January, 2021 made the following changes:

source: NSW State Archives (Bound Indentures NRS 12188, Item 4/4009, Microfiche 651). Ancestry. Libraries Tasmania. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 100 (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project

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