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Robert Burrows, one of 296 convicts transported on the Earl Cornwallis, August 1800
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||25th January, 1820
life span was 56 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 286
||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 2nd April, 2016 wrote:
1/8/1799 Bath Chronicle and Weekly Gazette:
Robert Burrows, for stealing a store-pig, turkey and fowl, to be transported for seven years.
23/12/1816: aged 36, married Ann Goodwin (Amelia Ann Goodwin) (Speedy 1799) at Liverpool.
Amelia/Ann had 6 children to James Rixon (Barwell 1797) he died in 1811, and she then had 1 child with Robert Burrows, also Robert born in 1816.
25/1/1820: Aged 40, Robert was found drowned in the weeds at the bottom of the creek as Aspinall’s farm near Windsor.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 2nd April, 2016 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1780 (prev. 0000), date of death: 25th January, 1820 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime