Country Of Origin England
Born 1812
Died 1845
Birth/Baptism Born approx. 1812, Coventry, Warwickshire, England
Parents Mother: Lucy
Apprenticeship unknown
Skills Watch Finisher Perfect
Work Locations No record found working in his trade in Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania)
Street Address
Marriage/Spouse Wife Mary and one child in England
Trial 27 March 1843, Coventry Assizes, Warwickshire
Sentence Fifteen years for counterfeiting one shilling and having in his possession a mould for coining
Arrival 15 October 1843 on the convict ship, Lord Petre
Police Number 10704
Convict Assignment Thomas Price, shopkeeper, Launceston.
Ticket of Leave
Conditional Pardon
Other Described as intelligent and ingenious on his convict conduct record.
Probation period: 18 months at Fingal.
Death 3 November 1845, Launceston
Inquest verdict: cause of death from effusion of a blood vessel in the brain.
Cause of death: Visitation from God (death record)
TAHO: CON33/1/45, CON18/1/34, CON14/1/24, SC195/1/18 Inquest 1438/1845.
Web: Founders & Survivors convict database; Ancestry: England & Wales, Criminal Registers 1843.
Cornwall Chronicle 5 November 1845.