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Henry Whinham

Henry Whinham, one of 220 convicts transported on the George the Third, 12 December 1834

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Henry Whinham
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1814
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: 13th April, 1835
Age: 21 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: Larceny, before convicted of felony
Convicted at: Northumberland Quarter Session
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: George the Third
Departure date: 12th December, 1834
Arrival date: 12th March, 1835
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 219 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 492
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

greg petersen on 2nd February, 2017 wrote:

one of the 127 convicts drowned in the wreck of George the Third on April 13, 1835

Extract of Home Office transportation registers (The National Archives microfilm HO11)

Henry Winham; Northumberland 2nd Session; 3-7-1834; Fourteen years; Drowned

Janet Rice on 6th January, 2020 wrote:

Baptised 1 May 1814, Lesbury, Northumberland, England. Son of John Whinham, by his second marriage to Elizabeth Fram, an agricultural labourer.

Convict Changes History

greg petersen on 2nd February, 2017 made the following changes:

date of death: 1835 (prev. 0000), gender: m

Janet Rice on 6th January, 2020 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1814 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime

Iris Dunne on 7th January, 2020 made the following changes:

date of death: 13th April, 1835 (prev. 1835)

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