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Richard Brown, one of 160 convicts transported on the Claudine, 20 May 1821
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||Frs labourer & ploughman
|Date of Death:
life span was 51 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Nottingham Town Assizes
20th May, 1821
15th December, 1821
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 159 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 88
||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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greg petersen on 22nd March, 2019 wrote:
1825, 25th Feb, entry Hobart Town Gazette:
Richard Brown, 445, 5 ft. 3½ in. brown
hair, light hazel eyes, 21 years of age, far-
mers’ labourer and ploughman, tried at
Nottingham March 16, 1821, sentence 7
years, arrived in this Colony per Claudine
1821, native place Bullwell, Notts, pock-
pitted, man, woman, love, and heart on right
arm, absconded from the Prisoners’ Bar-
racks Feb. 3, 1825.—£2 Reward.
Penny-Lyn Beale on 24th June, 2021 wrote:
Tasmania, Australia, Convict Court and Selected Records.
Name; Richard Brown. Nottingham Town Assises - 16 March 1821 - 7 Years
Ship; Claudine - 1821
Noted against name [Source; CORE SERIES] EXECUTED;
Richard Brown - 7 January 1826 - Hanged at Hobart for sheep-stealing
Convict Changes History
greg petersen on 22nd March, 2019 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1804 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation
Penny-Lyn Beale on 24th June, 2021 made the following changes:
date of death: 1826 (prev. 0000)