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Charles Underwood, one of 200 convicts transported on the Norfolk, 20 May 1829
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||9th May, 1868
life span was 51 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 68
||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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Penny-Lyn Beale on 20th December, 2020 wrote:
New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842
Ship: Norfolk - 1829
Name; Charles Underwood. Age; 26 
Read or write. Married - 2 children
Native County; Braxton
Trade; Plumber, Plaister and Glazier
Offence; Highway Robbery
Trial; Surry - 2 March 1829 - 14 years
Height; 5 ft. 3 in
Complexion; Dark Freckled
Assigned; James Pye, Eastern Creek
Date of Certificate; None noted
Additional Remarks; Has 2 uncles and a brother in this colony
D Wong on 20th December, 2020 wrote:
9/5/1868: Charles Underwood died, aged 56, and was buried at the Drayton and Toowoomba Cemetery, Harristown, Queensland.
Mary/also known as Marie died in 1888 and was buried with Charles.
Convict Changes History
Penny-Lyn Beale on 20th December, 2020 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1803 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime
D Wong on 20th December, 2020 made the following changes:
date of death: 9th May, 1868 (prev. 0000)