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Alfred Ruff, one of 310 convicts transported on the Mangles, 18 March 1837
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Central Criminal Court
18th March, 1837
10th July, 1837
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 308 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 14
||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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Anonymous on 9th April, 2012 wrote:
Alfred Ruff stole clothes and blankets from Sarah Hall - Ruff was her nephew.
1842: TOL - Maitland.
20/5/1846: Ruff was working for Peter Groughan at Hexham - on the land.
16/5/1856: On trial for Feloniously stabbing John Grimes at Windermere on the 16/2/1856 - Verdict; not guilty; discharged.
14/11/1856: Alfred Ruff charged with having maliciously cut and woulded William Palmer of Muswellbrook by striking him on the head with an axe -Veridct; guilty; sentenced to 18 months in prison with hard labour at the Parramatta Goal.
8//6/1860: Charges with Tresspassing on land to shoot wild ducks, fin ed 5 pounds and 20shillings.
1887: Died at West Maitland, aged 72.
No Marriage of children found.
Convict Changes History
Anonymous on 9th April, 2012 made the following changes:
date of birth 1814-00-00, date of death 1887-00-00, gender m