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Abraham Solomons, one of 150 convicts transported on the Shipley, 18 July 1818
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||9th March, 1883
life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Surrey Quarter Session
18th July, 1818
18th November, 1818
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 149 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 47 (25). State Records NSW, COF (NRS 12208). UK, Convict Prison Hulk Register (Class:HO9; Piece:4)
||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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John Shrimski on 1st April, 2018 wrote:
I think he became Mordecai Solomon around 1850
John Shrimski on 3rd April, 2018 wrote:
My previous entry was in error, hence this is a correction. I have removed the alias and death date
Iris Dunne on 5th April, 2018 wrote:
Hulk Register: Received on ship Hulk ship Justitia 21 May 1818, moored at Woolwich, aged 18, Offence: Stealing Towels,
Certificate of Freedom No.32/3656 dated 10 May 1825, Native Place: London, Calling: Farrier, Age:25, Convicted: 13 April 1818, Remarks: Sent to Port Macquarie 7 Nov 1823 for the [?] of original sentence as a runaway
John Shrimski on 2nd May, 2021 wrote:
He was in the 1841 census living in Dapto with his wife and 4 children.
Convict Changes History
John Shrimski on 1st April, 2018 made the following changes:
alias1: Mordecai, date of birth: 1800 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1883 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation
John Shrimski on 3rd April, 2018 made the following changes:
date of death: 0000 (prev. 1883)
Iris Dunne on 5th April, 2018 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 47 (25). State Records NSW, COF (NRS 12208). UK, Convict Prison Hulk Register (Class:HO9; Piece:4) (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm R
John Shrimski on 14th July, 2020 made the following changes:
alias1: Mordecai (prev. None), date of death: 9th March, 1883 (prev. 0000), occupation