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Robert Crump

Robert Crump, one of 305 convicts transported on the Maitland, 19 March 1840

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Robert Crump
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1807
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: 1841
Age: 34 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 15 years

Crime: House breaking
Convicted at: Gloucester Assizes
Sentence term: 15 years
Ship: Maitland
Departure date: 19th March, 1840
Arrival date: 14th July, 1840
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 305 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 163 (83)
Source description: 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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Community Contributions

D Wong on 20th January, 2013 wrote:

Robert Crump was born in Marshfield, Gloucestershire.

23/9/1827: Married Sarah Hinton, they had 6 children.

Transported at age 32.

1841: Convict Death Register - Died in Sydney.

Michelle Bregmen on 31st October, 2016 wrote:

Robert Crump was my 4 x great grandfather. He was born in Marshfield Gloucestershire to Thomas Crump and Ann (unknown surname).

D Wong on 1st November, 2016 wrote:

Robert Crump was convicted of burglariously breaking open the dwelling house of James Barton, at Marshfield, in March last.

Sarah Hinton died in 1873 a Chipping Sodbury.  In the 1871 Census she was aged 65,  a widow, a visitor at the household of daughter Hannah and family

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 20th January, 2013 made the following changes:

date of birth 1807, date of death 1841, gender

D Wong on 1st November, 2016 made the following changes:

occupation, crime

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