Contribute to this record
Robert Ford, one of 200 convicts transported on the Surrey, January 1814
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 136
||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.
Did you find the person you were looking for?
If Robert Ford was the person you were looking for, you may be able to discover more about them by looking at our resources page.
If you have more hunting to do, try a new search or browse the convict records.
Penny-Lyn Beale on 9th May, 2020 wrote:
New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842
Ticket of Leave -
Conditional Pardon -
Absolute Pardon -
Maureen Withey on 5th April, 2021 wrote:
Robert Ford, convicted of stealing a mare, the property of Mr. James Bendall, of Bredfield ;
Bury and Norwich Post, 18 Aug 1813.
James Abbott, alias Schofield, Nathaniel Lilly, Robert Ford, and Maria Rackham, respectively received sentence of death for their offences.
Suffolk Chronicle, 21 Aug 1813.
Convicts. —Last week James Abbott, alias Schofield, Robert Ford, and Isaac Giles, were removed from the county and borough gaols, in this town, and put on board the Captivity hulk, at Portsmouth.
Suffolk Chronicle, 9 Oct 1813.
Colonial Secretary Index.
FORD, Robert. Per “Surrey”, 1814.
1814 Aug 18
On list of convicts disembarked from the “Surrey” and forwarded to Windsor for distribution (Reel 6004; 4/3493 p.256)
Convict Changes History
Penny-Lyn Beale on 9th May, 2020 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1794 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation
Maureen Withey on 5th April, 2021 made the following changes: