Ishmael COLMAN

Family name(s) COLMAN
Given name(s) Ishmael
Alternate name(s)
Sex Male
Occupation No trade recorded
Age when departed England 32
Trial date 16 March 1786
Trial place Dorchester, Dorset
Crimes Stealing woollen blankets
Value of crimes 14 shillings
Original sentence Transportation
Transported for 7 years
Ship Charlotte
Date left colony
Date of Death 29 May 1787


Report from Dunkirk hulk was “tolerably decent and orderly”.The ships surgeon wrote “worn out by low spirits and debility, brought on by long and close confinement, (he) resigned his breath without a pang”.