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Charles Gilbert, one of 230 convicts transported on the Dudbrook, 17 November 1852
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||2nd March, 1828
|Date of Death:
||9th July, 1896
life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 10 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/17, Page Number 570
||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 26th July, 2017 wrote:
Charles Gilbert was the son of William and Mary Gilbert and was transported for cattle stealing. He was 25 years old, 5’9” tall, brown hair and grey eyes,
swarthy complexion, stout build, a dog and hare on the left arm, a Man and Gun on right arm. A single labourer with no children.
1871 Conditional Release
29/6/1857: Married Martha Egan, they had 8 children.
Charles became a miner and a farmer. There is a road at Greenough that still bears his name.
Martha died 28/1/1891
Convict Changes History
larry rees on 26th July, 2017 made the following changes:
term: 7 years (prev. 10 years), date of birth: 1832 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1904 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime
D Wong on 26th July, 2017 made the following changes:
term: 10 years (prev. 7 years), date of birth: 2nd March, 1828 (prev. 1832), date of death: 9th July, 1896 (prev. 1904), crime