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Henry Wallis

Henry Wallis, one of 266 convicts transported on the Theresa, 05 October 1838

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Henry Wallis
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1816
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: Larceny
Convicted at: Kent Assizes at Maidstone
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Theresa
Departure date: 5th October, 1838
Arrival date: 31st January, 1839
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 265 other convicts

References

Primary source: Ancestry. England & Wales Criminal Registers HO27/55, page 352. UK Prison Hulk Registers HO9/11. NSW State Archives (Indents: NRS 12189, Item X642, Microfiche 737)&(Gaol Entrance Books, 1818-1930; Item: 4/6534; Roll 175). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 357 (180)
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

Iris Dunne on 26th October, 2020 wrote:

Criminal Register: aged 22, Trial 12 March 1838, Offence Larceny 2 convictions, Sentence 7 years on each conviction

Prison Hulk ship Fortitude moored at Chatham, received 30 March 1838, aged 22, Offence Stealing 2(or 3) hand Saws, convicted 12 March 1838 at Maidstone, Married with 1 child, cannot read or write, Laborer, transferred to NSW Theresa 2 Oct. 1838

Non-Annotated Printed Indentures No. 39/92: aged 22, can read & write, Protestant, Married with 1 female child, Native Place Kent, Trade Laborer, Offence Stealing tools, Tried 12 March 1838, no previous convictions

Iris Dunne on 26th October, 2020 wrote:

Parramatta Gaol Entrance Book No.433, 13 Feb. 1840, Bond, Trade Joiner

Convict Changes History

Justine Jones on 24th October, 2020 made the following changes:

gender: m, crime

Iris Dunne on 26th October, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, source: Ancestry. England & Wales Criminal Registers HO27/55, page 352. UK Prison Hulk Registers HO9/11. NSW State Archives (Indents: NRS 12189, Item X642, Microfiche 737). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece

Iris Dunne on 26th October, 2020 made the following changes:

source: Ancestry. England & Wales Criminal Registers HO27/55, page 352. UK Prison Hulk Registers HO9/11. NSW State Archives (Indents: NRS 12189, Item X642, Microfiche 737)&(Gaol Entrance Books, 1818-1930; Item: 4/6534; Roll 175). Australian Joint Copying

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