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Richard Gilbey, one of 305 convicts transported on the Maitland, 19 March 1840
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 171 (87)
||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 29th October, 2018 wrote:
Richard Gilbey was 19 years old on arrival : Native Place: Devonshire.
Crime: Attempting to break into Commissariat stores.
Richard was literate, protestant, single, 5’9¼” tall, ruddy and freckled complexion, brown hair, hazel eyes, eyebrows meeting, four small moles on back of neck, mermaid and R inside lower right arm, long scar back of right wrist, two scars back of forefinger of right hand, bird and large burnt mark on upper, Adam and Eve and tree inside lower left arm, scar back of fore, and blue ring on middle finger of left hand.
26/5/1848: TOL Passport, on the recommendation of the Commissioner of Crown Lands Murrumbidgee.
23/6/1851: TOL cancelled for being absent from his district.
22/8/1851: TOL Passport, On the application of Mr Carne.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 29th October, 2018 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1821 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime