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Henry Todd

Henry Todd, one of 1063 convicts transported on the Neptune, Scarborough and Surprize, December 1789

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Henry Todd
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1747
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: 4th September, 1807
Age: 60 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 57 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing fowls
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Neptune, Scarborough and Surprize
Departure date: December, 1789
Arrival date: 26th June, 1790
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 1071 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 47 (25)
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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D Wong on 4th May, 2015 wrote:

HENRY TODD, Theft > animal theft, 12th September 1787.

Reference Number: t17870912-52
Offence: Theft > animal theft
Verdict: Guilty
Punishment: Transportation

HENRY TODD was indicted for stealing, on the 30th of July , three live geese, value 6 s. the property of Joseph Hankin ; and two live geese, value 4 s. the property of James Barrow .
The prosecutor took the prisoner with the geese.
Transported for seven years .

25/4/1788: Transferred from Newgate Gaol to the ‘Stanislaus’ hulk.
16/11/1789: Embarked on the ‘Surprise’

1801 Muster: a resident of Sydney.
1806 Muster: Listed as a self-employed labourer.

No marriage or children found.

4/9/1807: Burial date: Henry was buried at the Old Sydney Burial Ground.

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 4th May, 2015 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1747 (prev. 0000), date of death: 4th September, 1807 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

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