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Albert Smart, one of 294 convicts transported on the Fairlie, 09 March 1852
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 10 years
||Devon. Assizes at Exeter
9th March, 1852
3rd July, 1852
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 305 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/17, Page Number 333 (169). Tasmanian Archives - convict records
||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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Nell Murphy on 15th December, 2016 wrote:
1854: Marriage to Ann WALL (or Ward) at Hobart. (link to her record http://www.convictrecords.com.au/convicts/edit/35389)
Nell Murphy on 16th December, 2016 wrote:
Albert SMART was convicted at Exeter, Devon on 17 March 1849 for arson - setting fire to 2 stacks of hay. (Tried with Premberton, also convicted and on board ship.) 10 yr transportation sentence. Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ‘Fairlie’ arriving 4 July 1852.
Single man; aged 26yrs; brassfounder; ruddy complexion; red hair; blue eyes; 5’3 1/2”; Church of England; can read & write a little.
Native place - Liverpool
Father - Henry
Brother - William
Sister - Jane
Assigned out to work services in VDL.
Pass Holder upon arrival.
11 Oct 1853: Ticket of Leave granted
28 March 1859: Certificate of Freedom, at Hobart.
Walter SMART b. 21 Jan 1856 Hobart (ref. 33/1/6 no. 920)
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 16th December, 2016 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/17, Page Number 333 (169). Tasmanian Archives - convict records (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/17, Page Numbe