Paul Whitney BENSON, ,Transported Convict

Male 1814 - 1898  (84 years)


Personal Information

  • Name Paul Whitney BENSON 
    Suffix ,Transported Convict 
    Born 23 Mar 1814  Cork, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 8 Oct 1898  Ryde, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Paul ,the son of John Benson and Susannah Whitney,faced trial at the Epiphany Quarter Sessions, Southwark on 8 Jan 1830. He was found guilty of theft of a handkerchief,and sentenced to transportation for the term of seven years.

      He was transported on the Lady Harewood, which sailed from Sheerness 17 Oct 1830 with 216 other prisoners,and on arrival in Sydney on the 4th March 1831, was housed at the Carters Barracks for young offenders and later assigned to Thomas Cowper, son of the Reverend William Cowper .

      Paul received his Ticket of Freedom on 14th February 1837
    Person ID I10336  Kirkpatrick Family Archives
    Last Modified 10 Sep 2019 

    Family Charlotte WICKS-WEEKES,   b. 25 Sep 1822, Ryde, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Nov 1902, Ryde, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 8 Feb 1841  St Anne's Church of England, Hunters Hill, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Isabella Charlotte BENSON,   b. 10 Jul 1842, Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1877, Ryde, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years)
     2. James R. BENSON,   b. 1843, Hunters Hill, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Paul Alfred BENSON,   b. 1844,   d. 1926, Granville, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     4. Leslie Robert BENSON,   b. 1847,   d. 1885  (Age 38 years)
     5. Susannah BENSON,   b. 1851, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1942, Concord , New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
     6. George BENSON,   b. 4 Mar 1854, Ryde, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Feb 1855, Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     7. Thomas Henry BENSON,   b. 4 Dec 1855, Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 May 1933, Granville, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     8. Mary Adelaide BENSON,   b. 1858, Ryde, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1859, Ryde, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     9. Martha Jane BENSON,   b. 18 Aug 1858, Ryde, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Nov 1923, Morpeth, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     10. Edward Ernest BENSON,   b. 22 Mar 1861, Ryde, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1944, Ryde, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     11. Sydney Albert BENSON,   b. 17 Aug 1863, Ryde, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 May 1949, Ryde, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     12. Frederick James BENSON,   b. 20 Nov 1867, Ryde, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1942, Ryde, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2013 
    Family ID F4300  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart




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