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Peter Allen

Peter Allen, one of 240 convicts transported on the Parkfield, 12 May 1839

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Peter Allen
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1811
Occupation: Ropemaker
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 10 years

Crime: Burglary
Convicted at: Lancaster Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 10 years
Ship: Parkfield
Departure date: 12th May, 1839
Arrival date: 1st September, 1839
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 239 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 42
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

Denise Barrett on 7th May, 2016 wrote:

Peter Allen died at Bungendore New South Wales.

Denise Barrett on 21st October, 2016 wrote:

Peter Allen was born in 1811 in Radcliffe,Lancashire,the child of Mary Allen.
Peters Baptism 4 September Radcliffe,St Mary,Lancashire,England.
Peter Married Margaret King on 19 December 1850
Kiama, New South Wales Australia.
They went on to have a 11 children together.

Convict Changes History

Anonymous on 23rd July, 2012 made the following changes:

date of birth 1811-00-00, gender m

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