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Solomon Shadbolt, one of 199 convicts transported on the Mayda, 27 August 1845
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||19th January, 1848
life span was 55 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 20 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 368.
Tasmanian Archives - convicts
||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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Carol Axton-Thompson on 19th February, 2013 wrote:
Solomon Shadbolt was convicted at Hertford on 10/07/1845 for burglary and stealing. Brothers Benjamin, George and Jonathan were also convicted and transported on the ‘Mayda’.
Native Place: near Hertford, England
1847: brown eyes; lt brown hair; 5’4”; not literate; Protestant; farm labourer; married, 9 children.
Station Gang: Norfolk Island, 2yrs.
Died Cascades 19/01/1848
Janet Simpson Garrett on 3rd September, 2016 wrote:
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Christopher John Brownbridge on 15th September, 2017 wrote:
Two brothers, Jonathan and Benjamin Shadbolt, were convicted and transported with him; these were sons of his brother Benjamin. George was his own (eldest) son.
Convict Changes History
Carol Axton-Thompson on 19th February, 2013 made the following changes:
source, date of birth 1796, date of death 19th January, 1848, occupation, crime