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Robert Fishburn, one of 290 convicts transported on the Earl Grey, 27 July 1838
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||11th July, 1839
life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 10 years
||York. West Riding Quarter Session
27th July, 1838
21st November, 1838
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 289 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 319 (161)
||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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D Wong on 16th June, 2018 wrote:
7/4/1838 Yorkshire Gazette Yorkshire, England:
NORTH RIDING SESSIONS
ROBERT FISHBURN. (48) late Darlington, was charged with having feloniously stolen a quantity of hay, the property of Robert Robson, of Newton Morrell.
11/7/1839: Convict Deth Register - Robert ‘Fishburne’ died at the Liverpool Hospital.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 16th June, 2018 made the following changes:
alias1: Fishburne, date of birth: 1790 (prev. 0000), date of death: 11th July, 1839 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime