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R Carroll, one of 289 convicts transported on the Neptune, 18 April 1849
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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|Date of Death:
life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 10 years
18th April, 1849
5th April, 1850
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land. [Originally for Cape of Good Hope, however due to anti-convict sentiment, ship eventually sailed for Van Diemen's Land.]
Travelled with 305 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/16, Page Number 17 (10). Tasmanian Archives - convicts.
||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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Nell Murphy on 7th September, 2016 wrote:
Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) records indicate that Richard CARROLL was presumed ‘died at sea’ as he is not recorded in index and a transported convict, although there are two Peter Carroll’s so there could be some mix up. Further research needed.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 7th September, 2016 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/16, Page Number 17 (10). Tasmanian Archives - convicts. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/16, Page Number 17 (10