Claim a Convict
home | search & browse | resources | contact us |login

Details for the convict Pierre Poidevin (1835)

Convict Name:Pierre Poidevin
Trial Place:Guernsey Royal Court
Trial Date:13 December 1834
Sentence:7 years
Arrival Details
Ship:England (3)
Arrival Year:1835
Claim Pierre Poidevin as yours

Researchers who have claimed this convict

There are currently 2 researchers who have claimed Pierre Poidevin

  • Researcher (Rosemarie Swan)
  • Researcher (deb Lee-Hooker)
Claimed convict


Pierre Poidevin was a convict who arrived in Australia in 1835 on the vessel 'England'. He left England on 6th June 1835, aged 38 and was sentenced for 7 years for the crime 'Base Coining'.
He received a Certificate of Freedom on 17/9/1842. [CF no. 42/1637, Reel no. 1012, item no. 4/4377]
Pierre married Rebecca Sheridan on 11th May, 1843 at the Roman Catholic Church, Goulburn, NSW and had 7 children. They lived all the married life at Collector, NSW, and were Innkeepers.
He died on 27th June 1858 and was buried at Collector.
Submitted by Researcher (Rosemarie Swan) on 11 January 2015

Disclaimer: The information has not been verified by Claim a Convict. As this information is contributed, it is the responsibility of those who use the data to verify its accuracy.

Research notes

There are currently no research notes attached to this convict.


  • The National Archives (TNA) : HO 11/10, p.78

Hawkesbury on the Net home page   |   Credits

Lesley Uebel & Hawkesbury on the Net © 1998 - 2021