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Robert Ferguson, one of 169 convicts transported on the Mellish, 10 November 1828
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 515 (259), record of interviews and court proceedings, Edinburgh,held by descendant.
||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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Alan Palmer on 28th January, 2013 wrote:
Was sent to Goulburn, and worked on a property called Norwood probably after completing sentence. Married Goulburn 1839, after he became a free man and took on the surname Grant.
Convict Changes History
Alan Palmer on 28th January, 2013 made the following changes:
source, alias1 Grant (alias) (prev. Grant (Alias)), gender, occupation, crime