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Francis Allen

Francis Allen, one of 200 convicts transported on the Fortune, November 1812

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Francis Allen
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1775
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 1863
Age: 88 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Grand larceny
Convicted at: Norfolk Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Fortune
Departure date: November, 1812
Arrival date: 11th June, 1813
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 199 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 87 (45)
Source description: 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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Community Contributions

D Wong on 24th January, 2016 wrote:

Francis Allen was convicted along with Valentine Goodwin (Earl Spencer 1813) for ‘Stealing a male ass.’

Colonial Secretary Papers:
ALLEN, Francis. Per “Fortune”, 1813
1820: In service of Charlotte Ware of Airds. Memorial (Fiche 3013; 4/1823 No.8)

1863: Francis died at the Liverpool Benevolent Asylum, aged 88.

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 24th January, 2016 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1775 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1863 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime

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