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Uriah Winterbottom

Uriah Winterbottom, one of 209 convicts transported on the Hindostan, 05 October 1840

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Uriah Winterbottom
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1825
Occupation: Labourer
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 7 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Lancaster Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Hindostan
Departure date: 5th October, 1840
Arrival date: 19th January, 1841
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 208 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 229 (116). Tasmanian Archives - convicts.
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

Carol Axton-Thompson on 14th February, 2014 wrote:

Uriah Winterbottom was convicted at Lancaster on 13/04/1840 for stealing kettles and cloth. 7yr sentence. Previous offences. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) on the ‘Hindostan’, arriving 19/01/1841.
Gaol Report: bad character
Hulk Report: orderly

Aged 16yrs; 4’10 1/2”; Protestant; read & write; labourer; sallow complexion; dk brown hair; brown eyes; single.
Native place of birth: Ashton under Lyne.
Brothers: Joseph; Thomas (later transported to VDL on “Lady Montagu’ 1852).
Sisters: Sarah & Mary.

Station Gang in Colony: Point Puer (settlement for boys, near Port Arthur).
Troublesome and numerous records of misconduct.

Sentence expired 13/04/1847.

(No record found for permission to marry or in Colonial Families.)

Convict Changes History

Carol Axton-Thompson on 14th February, 2014 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 229 (116). Tasmanian Archives - convicts. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 229

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