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Nicholas Cousins, one of 208 convicts transported on the Lady Harewood, 24 March 1829
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number H011/7, Page Number 22. Tasmanian Archives - convict records.
||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 19th December, 2016 wrote:
Nicholas COUSINS was convicted at Nottingham on 31 July 1828 for stealing a pair of reins. Previous convictions. Life Sentence. Gaol Report: bad connections. Hulk Report: Orderly. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania)per the ‘Lady Harewood’, arriving 1829.
Widower, 1 child.
Assigned to work service in the Colony. Numerous records of misconduct and punishments. Spent time at Port Arthur penal settlement. Last notation 1845.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 19th December, 2016 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number H011/7, Page Number 22. Tasmanian Archives - convict records. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number H011/7, Page Number 22), g