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Luke Stanniforth

Luke Stanniforth, one of 150 convicts transported on the Shipley, 18 July 1818

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Luke Stanniforth
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 2nd December, 1797
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 1st March, 1877
Age: 79 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Larceny
Convicted at: Warwick Assizes
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Shipley
Departure date: 18th July, 1818
Arrival date: 18th November, 1818
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 149 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 48. State Records Authority of NSW, Register of CF (NRS 12208) and Applications to Marry (1834 - Series:12212;Item:4/4512; Page:52 and Series:12212; Item:4/4509; Page:200)(1826 - Series:12212; Item:4/4511)
Source description: 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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Community Contributions

Beatrice on 24th January, 2018 wrote:

Assigned to Richard Rouse of Richmond. Granted Certificate of Freedom 31/3/1825. Died 1 Mar 1877 at Nth Richmond, NSW. Spouse Maria Somers(Summers)also a convict. Marriage not found but given as Richmond about 1847. Cause of death ‘Decay of nature’ Children George, Thomas. William, Lucy - 1 boy deceased this was John. Death Certificate Ref. No. 1877/8519

Beatrice on 25th January, 2018 wrote:

Luke had given his occupation in Sheffield as a sword blade polisher.

Iris Dunne on 25th January, 2018 wrote:

Certificate of freedom No.242/3470 aged 27 - TOL No.281/506

Convict Changes History

Beatrice on 24th January, 2018 made the following changes:

date of birth: 2nd December, 1797 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1st March, 1877 (prev. 0000), crime

Iris Dunne on 25th January, 2018 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 48. State Records Authority of NSW, Register of CF (NRS 12208) and Applications to Marry (1834 - Series:12212;Item:4/4512; Page:52 and Series:12212; I

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