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Robert Holmes

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Robert Holmes
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: Farm servant
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 59 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: Ireland, Limerick
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Hadlow
Departure date: 2nd April, 1820
Arrival date: 5th August, 1820
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 44 other convicts

References

Primary source: Colonial Secretary- Letters regarding Moreton Bay Irish Convict Database, by Peter Maybery
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Community Contributions

Maureen Withey on 5th August, 2019 wrote:

Robert was a White Boy rebel,aged 23, convicted at Limerick City in 1819 for attacking and robbing house of Pat Roche, of Killmallock, Limerick county. He was a farmer’s servant, native of Killmallock.

A letter from the commandant of Moreton Bay, dated 15 Aug 1833, refers to List of 3 Three Constables whose Term of Sentence expires at the following dates agreeable to P2 Para Settlement Regulations: Robert Holmes/ “Hadlow”
John O’Neil/ “Baring”
William Salmon/ “Tottenham”

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 5th August, 2019 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 99 years, voyage, source: Colonial Secretary- Letters regarding Moreton Bay Irish Convict Database, by Peter Maybery (prev. ), firstname: Robert, surname: Holmes, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 0000, date of dea

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