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Robert Archman, one of 299 convicts transported on the Marion, 27 September 1847
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||29th November, 1829
|Date of Death:
||20th March, 1905
life span was 58 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 227 (115)
||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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carole o'meara on 15th September, 2013 wrote:
Married Janet McSwain in 1854. They had 11 children. Robert and Janet are buried in the Ballengeich cemetery (Western Victoria).
D Wong on 15th September, 2013 wrote:
Robert was 13 years old when convicted and 16.5 on arrival. He was one of the Parkhurst Boys. He arrived as an Exile.
The Marion went to VDL first and then to Port Phillip (Williamstown) where she discharged 126 Parkhurst boys. She had 292 male convicts on the ship.
Convict Changes History
carole o'meara on 15th September, 2013 made the following changes:
date of birth 29th November, 1829, date of death 20th March, 1905
D Wong on 15th September, 2013 made the following changes: