Personal Details

Name: HANDS, Henry
Convict Number(s): 4752/10098
Year of Birth: 1819
Date of Death: 25/02/1885
Place of Death: Convict Depot, Albany, WA.
Cause of Death: Killed Accidentally at Depot , by a Fall.

Arrival Details

Ship Arrived on: Nile
Ship Arrival Year: 1858

Tickets and Pardons

Ticket of Leave

Date: 06/07/1858

Conditional Pardon


Certificate of Freedom

Date: 02/08/1867
Location: Perth, WA.

British Details

Relationship Status: Married
Number of Children: 1
Occupation: Water Man
Literacy: Illiterate
Religion: Protestant
Place of Conviction: Newington, England.
Details of Crime: Stealing. Noted Previous Conviction. Sentenced to 10 years Transportation.

Western Australia Work Details

Western Australia Work Locations: Albany, Kojonup, Perth, Plantagenet.
Employment Types: Wood Cutter, Labourer, Cook, Quarryman, General Servant, Self-Employed 1859, Farm Labourer, Charcoal Burner.

Western Australian Re-Convictions


Details of Crime


Details Not Advised.
Stealing from the Person.
3 years. - Noted Widower with 1 Child, Farm Labourer, Labourer, Charcoal Burner.

Additional Information

Employed by P. SWEENEY of Kojonup/Plantagenet from 30/06/1867 as a General Servant. ( Refer WABI Cards ).