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Donald Currie, one of 130 convicts transported on the Sir Charles Forbes, 23 November 1824
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||22nd November, 1845
life span was 58 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 235 (119). Tasmanian Archives.
||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 30th June, 2019 wrote:
Donald CURRIE was convicted at Inverary, Scotland on 21 April 1824 for murder - killing of a man in a fight. 7 yr transportation sentence. Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ship “Sir Charles Forbes” arriving April 1825.
Colony of VDL:
Assigned to work service.
Ticket of Leave granted.
1831: at Hobart.
22 Nov 1845: Death, at Hobart.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 30th June, 2019 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 235 (119). Tasmanian Archives. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 235 (119)), date