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Lachlan Gillies, one of 190 convicts transported on the Egyptian, 05 April 1839
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 51 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Glasgow Court of Justiciary
5th April, 1839
23rd August, 1839
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 189 other convicts
||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.
||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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Iris Dunne on 28th February, 2018 wrote:
Tried: 10 January 1839
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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