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Details for the convict Silvanus Buckland (1853)

Convict Name:Silvanus Buckland
Trial Place:Somerset - City & Boro' of Bath Quarter Sessions)
Trial Date:23 October 1851
Sentence:10 years
Arrival Details
Arrival Year:1853
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Sylvanus Benjamin Buckland was transported to WA and settled firstly in York. Several years after marrying Mary Wallace they moved to Jarrahdale where his descendants flourished. Many worked in the timber mill. His gravestone is still visible in the local cemetery. Buckland reunions are still held in Jarrahdale. The cottage of his grandson Ben was converted to a museum and the local historical society has a large collection related to the name.

Submitted by Researcher (Glenn Piggott) on 27 November 2020

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  • The National Archives (TNA) : HO 11/17, p.574

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