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Martin Greenwood Ware
Martin Greenwood Ware, one of 180 convicts transported on the Medina, 19 April 1825
Name, Aliases & Gender
||Martin Greenwood Ware
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||4th October, 1869
life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Surrey Quarter Sessions
19th April, 1825
14th September, 1825
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 179 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 271 (137). Tasmanian Archives - convict records.
||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 9th October, 2018 wrote:
Martin Greenwood WARE was convicted at Surrey, England on 3 May 1824 for stealing. Gaol Report: “bad, convicted before”. 7 yr transportation sentence. Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania), Australia per the ‘Medina’ 1825.
Single man; aged 22yrs; bricklayer; brown hair.
Native place: Westminster, London.
Colony of VDL:
Assigned to work services.
Stationed at Prison Barracks, Hobart.
Several records of misconduct and punishments.
May 1831: Ticket of Leave granted.
4 Oct 1869, Hobart, aged 66yrs, residence - Brickfields Pauper Establishment, born England, cause - debility & chronic rheumatism.
(ref. 35/1/7 no. 8062)
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 9th October, 2018 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 271 (137). Tasmanian Archives - convict records. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Numbe