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Richard Bates, one of 240 convicts transported on the Emily, 25 June 1842
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 21 years
||Central Criminal Court
25th June, 1842
24th November, 1842
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 239 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/13, Page Number 122
||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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Leonie Dolley on 20th May, 2013 wrote:
Richards trade was a Draper. He was transported for feloniously sending a threatening letter. He died in the Launceston hospital 31\9\1858.
Convict Changes History
Leonie Dolley on 20th May, 2013 made the following changes:
date of birth 1799, date of death 1858, gender, crime