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Edward Westbury

Edward Westbury, one of 289 convicts transported on the Thomas Arbuthnot, 06 January 1847

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Edward Westbury
Aliases: none
Gender: -

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1829
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 30th April, 1847
Age: 18 years

Life Span

Life span

Median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 10 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Warwick, Birmingham Boro Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 10 years
Ship: Thomas Arbuthnot
Departure date: 6th January, 1847
Arrival date: 4th May, 1847
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land [convicts disembarked at Port Phillip, not Van Diemen's Land]
Passenger manifest Travelled with 289 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 154
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

Eric Harry Daly on 11th February, 2013 wrote:

Edward Westbury, Parkhurst Boy died at sea 30 Apr 1847 of phthisis (TB)

Convict Changes History

Eric Harry Daly on 11th February, 2013 made the following changes:

date of birth 1829, date of death 30th April, 1847

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