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Edward Westbury, one of 289 convicts transported on the Thomas Arbuthnot, 06 January 1847
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||30th April, 1847
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 10 years
||Warwick, Birmingham Boro Quarter Sessions
6th January, 1847
4th May, 1847
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land [convicts disembarked at Port Phillip, not Van Diemen's Land]
Travelled with 289 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 154
||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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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