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Robert Evans, one of 144 convicts transported on the Adamant, 26 March 1821
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 10
||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 23rd December, 2019 wrote:
Adamant: Surgeon’s Log: National Archives ADM 101/1/2/2 1821
Folio 1: 19th March 1821; received eighty convicts from the Justitia, No sick.
Folio 23: 28th May 1821; I have to remark within this last week some of the convicts have complained of slight scorbutic affection, on making examination I find their gums to be rather spongy and inclined to bleed. I have paid particular attention to see that every man gets his allowance of lime juice and sugar. There is none of them to be on the sick list. Put Robert Evans in irons for fighting and making a disturbance in the prison.
Penny-Lyn Beale on 22nd May, 2020 wrote:
New South Wales, Australia, Certificates of Freedom, 1810-1814, 1827-1867
Ticket of Leave Date: 26 January 1828 . No; 28/79
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 23rd December, 2019 made the following changes:
Penny-Lyn Beale on 22nd May, 2020 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1801 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime