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Robert Fisher, one of 300 convicts transported on the Marion, 22 November 1843
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||30th January, 1846
life span was 59 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 15 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/13, Page Number 501 (232)
||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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Leonie Dolley on 25th June, 2013 wrote:
Robert died on Maria Island 30\1\1844.
Maureen Withey on 24th May, 2020 wrote:
Tasmanian Conduct Record. https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON33-1-53$init=CON33-1-53p111
12407. Robert Fisher. Native of Suffolk, farm labourer. Age 24. Protestant, can read and write. Tried at Ipswich Assizes, 5 Aug 1843, sentence 15 years. Transported for Burglary. Gaol report – Bad character. Single. Hulk report – Good. Stated this offence – Burglary, stealing watch and money. Tried with Henry Horrox, at the Millbank.
He had a 24 month period of probation at Maria island.
Died at Long Point, Maria Island, 30 January 1846.
Convict Changes History
Leonie Dolley on 25th June, 2013 made the following changes:
date of birth 1820, date of death 1844, gender, occupation, crime
Maureen Withey on 24th May, 2020 made the following changes:
date of death: 30th January, 1846 (prev. 1844)