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Robert Heffer, one of 297 convicts transported on the Bangalore, 01 January 1850
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 10 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/16, Page Number 143 (73)
||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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A. Follower on 17th January, 2020 wrote:
c1808: Stated aged 41, in 1849 Quarterly list in prisons and on hulks.
17-Aug-1846: Indicted for breaking and entering the warehouse of Francis Marcus Beresford, at St. John, Southwark, and stealing 25 hides, value 22l. 10s., his property.GUILTY .—Recommended to mercy by the Jury, on account of their previous characters. Transported for Ten Years.
[Old Bailey Proceedings Online (http://www.oldbaileyonline.org, version 8.0, 16 January 2020), August 1846, trial of ROBERT HEFFER JOHN LEWIS (t18460817-1723)]
30-Sep-1849: Detained on the Prison Hulk, Warrior, at Woolwich, London.
[Great Britain Home Office & Australian Joint Copying Project & National Library of Australia & Library of New South Wales & Great Britain Public Record Office., “Quarterly list in prisons and on hulks, 1849, (File 99-101. AJCP Reel No: 5206)”, Warrior Convict Hulk at Woolwich, Page 121]
Convict Changes History
A. Follower on 17th January, 2020 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1808 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime