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Charles Steel

Charles Steel, one of 240 convicts transported on the Portsea, 24 July 1838

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Charles Steel
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1814
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 15 years

Crime: Highway robbery
Convicted at: Central Criminal Court
Sentence term: 15 years
Ship: Portsea
Departure date: 24th July, 1838
Arrival date: 18th December, 1838
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 239 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 298
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

Dennis Nightingale on 19th April, 2015 wrote:

Born - Kerry County Ireland. Single.

Convict Changes History

Dennis Nightingale on 19th April, 2015 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1814 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

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