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Henry Smith, one of 290 convicts transported on the Mangles, 21 November 1839
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 10 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 131 (67). 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 15th January, 2014 wrote:
Henry Smith was convicted at Montgomery 1839 for break, enter and steal - a watch and handkerchief. 10yr sentence. Transported to Norfolk Island per the ‘Mangles’, arriving 18/05/1840.
Single; butcher; 5’7 1/4”; aged 26yrs; Protestant; can read & write; fresh complexion; brown hair; grey eyes.
Native place of birth - Warwickshire, Birmingham.
Station Gang: Norfolk Island.
Transferred to Van Diemen’s Land per the ‘Duke of Richmond’, arriving 12/03/1844.
Assignments of service in the Colony.
12/08/1845: Ticket of Leave
1845: Married Zillah Proctor (transported per Emma Eugenia).Ref. 1695/1845-37.
04/01/1849: Certificate of Freedom
Convict Changes History
Carol Axton-Thompson on 15th January, 2014 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 131 (67). Tasmanian Archives - convicts. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 131