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Charles Sealey

Charles Sealey, one of 260 convicts transported on the Henry Porcher, 01 August 1836

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Charles Sealey
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1787
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Simple larceny
Convicted at: Central Criminal Court
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Henry Porcher
Departure date: 1st August, 1836
Arrival date: 15th November, 1836
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 260 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 323 (164) http://www.oldbaileyonline.org/browse.jsp?id=def1-938-18360404&div=t18360404-938#highlight
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

Tim Flynn on 24th May, 2013 wrote:

CHARLES SEALEY was indicted for stealing, on the 2nd of March, 2 pairs of decanters, value 50s., the goods of William Vickery; also, on the 27th of February, 1 pair of decanters, value 1l., and 6 wine-glasses, value 10s., the goods of Michael Coleman Solomons; also, on the 25th of February, 1 saddle, value 1l., and 1 bridle, value 10s., the goods of William Phillips. To all of which the prisoner pleaded

GUILTY . Aged 49.— Transported for Seven Years

Convict Changes History

Tim Flynn on 24th May, 2013 made the following changes:

source, date of birth 1787, crime

Tim Flynn on 24th May, 2013 made the following changes:


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