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Lachlan Gillies

Lachlan Gillies, one of 190 convicts transported on the Egyptian, 05 April 1839

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Lachlan Gillies
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1820
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Theft
Convicted at: Glasgow Court of Justiciary
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Egyptian
Departure date: 5th April, 1839
Arrival date: 23rd August, 1839
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 189 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 20. Linc; Conduct Record CON31/1/17, Description List CON18/1/7 Page 439 and CON23/1/2.
Source description: 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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Community Contributions

Iris Dunne on 28th February, 2018 wrote:

Tried: 10 January 1839

Linc - https://linctas.ent.sirsidynix.net.au/client/en_AU/all/search/detailnonmodal/ent:$002f$002fNAME_INDEXES$002f0$002fNAME_INDEXES:1395251/one?qu=lachlan&qu=gillies

Conduct Record has many details: Transported for Theft, Free Certificate 1846, 9 January 1846 Transported for 15 years for Robbing and sent to Port Arthur for 4 years.

Description List: Age 19, Trade: Rope [?], another listing as Labourer
Employer: Mary Dunning 1851

Convict Changes History

Iris Dunne on 28th February, 2018 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 20. Linc; Conduct Record CON31/1/17, Description List CON18/1/7 Page 439 and CON23/1/2. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Cl

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