Contribute to this record
Richard Smith, one of 160 convicts transported on the Earl St Vincent, 20 April 1826
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||Ploughman and shepherd
|Date of Death:
||27th April, 1835
life span was 59 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, 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.
Did you find the person you were looking for?
If Richard Smith was the person you were looking for, you may be able to discover more about them by looking at our resources page.
If you have more hunting to do, try a new search or browse the convict records.
D Wong on 5th November, 2017 wrote:
Richard Smith was 22 years old on arrival.
Native Place: Hopton, Berks.
Richard was 5’4” tall, brown hair, dark grey eyes, left thumb dislocated, single.
16/12/1829: Field Police Constable.
1830 Muster: Assigned to Mr. Axford
1832 Muster: Public works
19/11/1832: Was a Constable
1833 Muster: Public works.
December 1834: TOL
27/4/1835: Richard died at H M C Hospital, Hobart.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 5th November, 2017 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1803 (prev. 0000), date of death: 27th April, 1835 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime