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Samuel (the Younger) Wright

Samuel Wright (The younger), one of 190 convicts transported on the Asia, 01 April 1822

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Samuel (the Younger) Wright
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
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: -
Convicted at: Cambridge Assizes
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Asia 1
Departure date: 1st April, 1822
Arrival date: 24th July, 1822
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 190 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 145 (74)
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

Penny-Lyn Beale on 5th October, 2021 wrote:

Name; Samuel Wright
Age; No Details
Class; Convict
Ship; Asia - 1822 - 7 years
Employment/Remarks; HOSPITAL; Sydney

1827 - 28 Aug. New South Wales, Australia, Gaol Description and Entrance Books
Offence; Threatening his masters Life. Sentence; Iron Gang 2 years - Parramatta

Possible Death- 1828. Registration Place: Castlereagh, New South Wales
Volume Number: V18281134 12

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 5th October, 2021 made the following changes:

firstname: Samuel (the Younger) (prev. Samuel (The younger)), gender: m

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