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Humphrey SHORT

Humphrey SHORT

Male 1820 - 1882  (62 years)

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  • Name Humphrey SHORT 
    Born 1820  Devon, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Criminal Conviction 10 Oct 1833  Devon, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Hearing was recorded as falling on Michaelmas 1833.

    Charged with larceny, imprisoned for 1 week. 
    Age: 13 
    Criminal Conviction 11 Oct 1834  Devon, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Hearing was recorded as falling on Michaelmas 1834.

    Charged with larceny, imprisoned for 3 weeks and whipped. 
    Age: 14 
    Criminal Conviction 17 Oct 1837  Devon, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Tried at the County Sessions.
    Charged with larceny, having been convicted previously on a prior felony charge.
    Sentence: Transportation, 7 years 
    Age: 18 
    Also Known As 1871 
    Alias was Alfred SHORT 
    Died 14 Apr 1882  Emerald Hill, Victoria, AUSTRALIA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • 'Immigrants Home'
    SHORT, Humphrey
    SHORT, Humphrey
    Death Certificate
    Buried 15 Apr 1882  Melbourne Cemetery, Melbourne, Victoria, AUSTRALIA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I6433  Short Family Tree Misc
    Last Modified 18 Nov 2017 

    Family Mary Ann PRYKE,   b. 11 Dec 1828, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1864, Melbourne, Victoria, AUSTRALIA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years) 
    Married 8 Nov 1847  Launceston, Tasmania, AUSTRALIA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Frederick William SHORT,   b. 18 Jun 1848, Launceston, Tasmania, AUSTRALIA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Humphrey Thomas SHORT,   b. 30 Apr 1850, Launceston, Tasmania, AUSTRALIA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1877, Melbourne, Victoria, AUSTRALIA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years)
     3. Henry Edward SHORT,   b. 10 Dec 1852, Merri Creek, Northcote, Victoria, AUSTRALIA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1854, Merri Creek, Northcote, Victoria, AUSTRALIA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     4. Mary Jane SHORT,   b. 17 Feb 1856, Merri Creek, Northcote, Victoria, AUSTRALIA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jun 1863, Bridge Road, Richmond, Victoria, AUSTRALIA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 7 years)
    Last Modified 15 Nov 2017 
    Family ID F2236  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1820 - Devon, ENGLAND Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCriminal Conviction - Hearing was recorded as falling on Michaelmas 1833. Charged with larceny, imprisoned for 1 week. - 10 Oct 1833 - Devon, ENGLAND Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCriminal Conviction - Hearing was recorded as falling on Michaelmas 1834. Charged with larceny, imprisoned for 3 weeks and whipped. - 11 Oct 1834 - Devon, ENGLAND Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCriminal Conviction - Tried at the County Sessions. Charged with larceny, having been convicted previously on a prior felony charge. Sentence: Transportation, 7 years - 17 Oct 1837 - Devon, ENGLAND Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 8 Nov 1847 - Launceston, Tasmania, AUSTRALIA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 Apr 1882 - Emerald Hill, Victoria, AUSTRALIA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 15 Apr 1882 - Melbourne Cemetery, Melbourne, Victoria, AUSTRALIA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    SHORT, Humphrey
    SHORT, Humphrey
    Born circa 1820 Devon, ENGLAND.
    Transported to Tasmania, AUSTRALIA as a convict.

  • Sources 
    1. [S14] BDM - VIC, 1882.
      6069/1882

    2. [S57] BDM - TAS, 1847.
      1186/1847