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Robert Alexander, one of 260 convicts transported on the John, 27 September 1836
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 377 (191)
||This record is one of the entries in the British convict transportation registers 1787-1867 database compiled by State Library of Queensland from British Home Office (HO) records which are available on microfilm as part of the Australian Joint Copying Project.
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Lesley Milne on 19th April, 2016 wrote:
Robert was born in Luckington, Wiltshire in 1782, in 1808 he married Martha Strong in Bath, he had 3 children with Martha and an illegitimate son called Joseph with Elizabeth Jane Smith in Luckington in 1805. While in Australia his wife, mother and father all died.
Lesley Milne on 30th September, 2018 wrote:
Robert went home to England after 7 years and opened a beerhouse in New Swindon, Wiltshire with his daughter and son in law. He left a will and died in 1855
Convict Changes History
Lesley Milne on 19th April, 2016 made the following changes:
Lesley Milne on 11th June, 2016 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1782 (prev. 0000), gender: m
Lesley Milne on 30th September, 2018 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1783 (prev. 1782), date of death: 1855 (prev. 0000)