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Kezia Brown, one of 1063 convicts transported on the Neptune, Scarborough and Surprize, December 1789
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||22nd June, 1854
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 34
||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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Rewa Gemmell on 25th October, 2013 wrote:
Married William Roberts 14/08/1793. They had 10 children. William  Mary HOLLAND  Sarah SILK  James  John [ Robert  Maria FORRESTER  Harriet YOUNG  Ann PRIMROSE  Edward .
Denis Pember on 19th January, 2016 wrote:
In the 1828 census we find Kezia, a widow, living on the farm at Cornwallis with her son Edward.
Sainty & Johnson; 1828 Census of New South Wales:
[Ref R0995] Roberts. Kezia, 58, FS, Neptune, 1790, Householder.
[Ref R0996] Roberts Edward, 16, BC, Cornwallis.
150 acres, 100 cleared 50 cultivated, with 50 cattle.
The entry on page 309/310 of Mollie Gillen’s book: ‘The Founders of Australia’ is well worth reading, about this family.
Convict Changes History
Rewa Gemmell on 25th October, 2013 made the following changes:
date of birth 1771, date of death 22nd June, 1854, gender, occupation, crime