Edward SHOESMITH , 18041889 (aged 85 years)

Convict uniform as punishment
Name
Edward /SHOESMITH/
Given names
Edward
Surname
SHOESMITH
Birth

The Port Jackson Anthology includes the information that Edward was 26 years of age at the time of his arrival in Sydney in 1829. This would mean that he was born about 1802.

Marriage

Edward being married at 16 years of age creates doubt as to the validity of this date or the date Edward was born.

Convict

Arrived on board the "Claudine" (2) with William Heathorn as the Master and William Trotman as the Surgeon.