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Samuel Wallis

Samuel Wallis, one of 300 convicts transported on the Adelaide, 08 August 1849

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Samuel Wallis
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: Bootmaker
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 10 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Wiltshire. New Sarum Assizes
Sentence term: 10 years
Ship: Adelaide
Departure date: 8th August, 1849
Arrival date: 29th November, 1849
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land and Port Phillip
Passenger manifest Travelled with 303 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/16, Page Number 99 (51)
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

Kerry Armstrong on 30th January, 2012 wrote:

Samuel Wallis born circa 1816 in Wroughton, Wiltshire, England.
Samuel was tansported as a convict exile on the ‘Adelaide’, which arrived in Sydney on the 24th December 1848.
Samuel married Marth Ann Taylor at Berrima C of E, NSW on the 17th June 1858.
Samuel and Martha Ann had 16 children.
Samuel died on the 4th August 1891 at Moss Vale and was buried at Berrima on the 6th August 1891.

Convict Changes History

Kerry Armstrong on 30th January, 2012 made the following changes:

gender m

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