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Francis Douglas

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Francis Douglas
Aliases: Douglass
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1785
Occupation: Indoor servant
Date of Death: -
Age: -

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 Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: Antrim Court (Ireland)
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Castle Forbes
Departure date: 3rd October, 1819
Arrival date: 4th March, 1820
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 29 other convicts


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Community Contributions

greg petersen on 10th September, 2017 wrote:

Native of County Antrim, in records listed as Artilleryman & also indoor servant aged 34 years when convicted and sentenced to life transportation at Antrim Lent Assizes.
Physical Description:
Height: 5’5”, Hair: L Brown, Complexion: Fair Ruddy
General Remarks:
Arch & Star on right breast, Douglas on right arm.
Very well behaved & Strongly recommended by Surgeon & Captain.
Freedom certificate # 443, March 1845

greg petersen on 10th September, 2017 wrote:

Eyes: Grey

Convict Changes History

greg petersen on 10th September, 2017 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 99 years, voyage, source: http://search.archives.tas.gov.au/ImageViewer/image_viewer (prev. ), firstname: Francis, surname: Douglas, alias1: Douglass, alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1785, date of death: 0000, gender: m, o

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