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Erasmus Barton, one of 200 convicts transported on the Manlius, 23 April 1830
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 58 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Nottingham (Town) Quarter Session
23rd April, 1830
12th August, 1830
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 199 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 347 (176)
||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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D Wong on 16th November, 2013 wrote:
Erasmus was 20 years old on arrival in VDL, he was transported for stealing 9lbs., of beef. He had been convicted before of Felony and 6 times in custody on various charges. His occupation was a “Groom/Carter”.
Erasmus was 5’4 1/4” tall, single, dark brown hair and eyes, tattoos.
1830-33: Assigned to Mr Degraves.
30/5/1837: John Harvey was charged with stealing several pound notes from Erasmus - Harvey was discharged because Erasmus did not appear.
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Convict Changes History
D Wong on 16th November, 2013 made the following changes:
date of birth 1810, gender, occupation, crime