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Colin Douglas, one of 130 convicts transported on the Sir Charles Forbes, 23 November 1824
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 59 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)
||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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Maureen Withey on 26th July, 2019 wrote:
Burial of a Colin Douglas, prisoner, age 22, resident in Launceston, drowned in the Macquarie River 7 July 1825, with another prisoner, John Ryan, age 23. Both buried 13 July 1825 in parish of St John, Launceston.