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Edward Thorpe, one of 180 convicts transported on the Prince Regent, 08 June 1827
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 60 years*
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Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 200
||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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Maureen Withey on 13th April, 2020 wrote:
ADM 101/61/3 . Medical and surgical journal of the convict ship Prince Regent for 1 May to 15 October 1827 by William Rae, surgeon and superintendent, during which time the said ship was employed in a voyage to New South Wales.
Folios 16-18: Edward Thorpe, aged 25, convict; case number 13; disease or hurt, pyrexia catarrhalis. A bad character. Transportation for life for burglary. Put on sick list, 29 July 1827. Discharged 6 October 1827 cured.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 13th April, 2020 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1802 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime