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Daniel Vaughan, one of 294 convicts transported on the Equestrian, 27 August 1852
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 10 years
||Middlesex Clerkenwell General Sessions
27th August, 1852
16th December, 1852
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 293 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/17, Page Number 508. Tasmanian Archives - convicts.
||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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Nell Murphy on 5th July, 2017 wrote:
Daniel VAUGHAN was convicted at Middlesex, London on 5 June 1849 for stealing from the person - money. Previous conviction. 10yr transportation sentence. Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ‘Equestrian’ ship, arriving 16 Dec 1852.
Aged 24yrs; labourer; Church of England; single man; 5’10”; fresh complexion; black hair; dark eyes.
Native Place: Whitechapel, London.
Pass Holder status upon arrival.
Clear Conduct Record.
18 Oct 1853: Ticket of Leave granted.
14 Aug 1855: Conditional Pardon approved.
(n.b. on Archive records, his name comes up as “Thomas Vaughan”, but record clearly is “Daniel Vaughan. There is also another Daniel Vaughan sent out in 1852 however he was from Limerick, Ireland. Death and family records would be wise to cross check.)
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 30th June, 2017 made the following changes:
Nell Murphy on 5th July, 2017 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/17, Page Number 508. Tasmanian Archives - convicts. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/17, Page Number 508), date