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Robert Demery, one of 336 convicts transported on the Barrosa, 31 July 1839
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 15 years
31st July, 1839
8th December, 1839
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 335 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 83 (43)
||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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Denis Pember on 7th October, 2017 wrote:
In the colony, Robert married the widow, Mary Goodwin in 1862. No prior marriage for Robert has so far been located.
Mary had been married to David Goodwin, the son of Edward Goodwin (Convict, 1810, “Indian”) and Mary Browning (Convict, 1811, “Friends”).
Mary was herself the daughter of Joseph Hibbert (Convict, 1814, “General Hewitt”) and Susannah Singleton. Susannah Singleton was herself, the daughter of William Singleton (Convict, 1792, “Pitt”) and Hannah Parkinson (Came Free, 1796, “Pitt”.
Convict Changes History
Denis Pember on 7th October, 2017 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1816 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1888 (prev. 0000), gender: m