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Richard Boyton

Richard Boyton, one of 200 convicts transported on the Katherine Stewart Forbes, 07 October 1829

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Richard Boyton
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1811
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 1853
Age: 42 years

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 14 years

Crime: Offence against the game laws
Convicted at: Essex Assizes
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Katherine Stewart Forbes
Departure date: 7th October, 1829
Arrival date: 18th February, 1830
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 200 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 220
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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Linda on 4th February, 2017 wrote:

Richard Boyton England & Wales, Criminal Registers, 1791-1892

D Wong on 4th February, 2017 wrote:

Richard Boyton was the son of John M Moyton and Ann Miller - Richard was baptised on 15 Sep 1811.

1836: TOL Goulburn
30/5/1843: COF

1843: NSW BDM: Daughter Lydia Boyton born. .

12/2/1844: Married Anne Winters at Goulburn, NSW

Death - not listed on NSW BD

Convict Changes History

Linda on 4th February, 2017 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1811 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1853 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime

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