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Matthew Grant, one of 156 convicts transported on the Atlas, 05 June 1819
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
* Arrival date is estimated
||Surrey Quarter Session
5th June, 1819
5th February, 1820
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 154 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 173 (88)
||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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Maureen Withey on 4th February, 2020 wrote:
Hobart Town Gazette, 18 Mar 1826.
THE undermentioned Persons have obtained Certificates of Freedom during the last Week :—
Matthew Grant ........ Atlas (4)
Tasmanian Conduct Record:https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON31-1-15$init=CON31-1-15p5
134. Matthew Grant or Whittle, was sent to NSW on Atlas and to VDL on Admiral Cockburn. Convicted 1 MArch 1819. no other information on his conduct record.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 4th February, 2020 made the following changes: