Personal Details

Name: LONGSTAFF, Benjamin
Convict Number(s): 8059
Year of Birth: 1837
Date of Death:
Place of Death:
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Arrival Details

Ship Arrived on: Merchantman
Ship Arrival Year: 1864

Tickets and Pardons

Ticket of Leave

Date: 03/09/1866

Conditional Pardon


Certificate of Freedom

Date: 26/06/1877
Location: Guildford, WA.

British Details

Relationship Status: single
Number of Children:
Occupation: Wire Worker
Literacy: Literate
Religion: Protestant
Place of Conviction: Liverpool, England.
Details of Crime: Manslaughter. Sentenced to 10 years Transportation.

Western Australia Work Details

Western Australia Work Locations: Fremantle, Guildford, Northam, Perth, Sussex, Toodyay, Wellington.
Employment Types: General Servant, Labourer, Ostler, Wood Cutter, Fencing, Sawyer.

Western Australian Re-Convictions


Details of Crime


Additional Information

Went to Sourabaya, Indonesia on 10/04/1882 & Returned to Western Australia. In Prison at Roebourne, WA in 04/1885. At Mount Eliza Depot, WA on 03/07/1885.