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Robert Hunter

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Robert Hunter
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1793
Occupation: Carpenter
Date of Death: 1821
Age: 28 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 53 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Ireland, Donegal
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Guildford
Departure date: 1815
Arrival date: 8th April, 1816
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 225 other convicts

References

Primary source: Irish Convict Database, by Peter Mayberry.
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Community Contributions

Maureen Withey on 15th April, 2021 wrote:

Irish Convict Database, by Peter Mayberry.
Robert Hunter, age on arrival, 23, Guildford (2) 1816, Tried Donegal Co., 1815, 7 years,  DOB 1793, native of Donegal,  Carpenter.

Penny-Lyn Beale on 19th July, 2021 wrote:

Burials in the Parish of St David’s, Hobart in the Year 1821
No; 499
Name;  Robert Hunter
When Died; 1821,  28 April
When Buried; 1821, 28 April
Age; 25 years [1796]
Ship’s Name; Guildford
Quality or profession. Convict - EXECUTED
By Whom Ceremony was preformed; R. Knopwood

Robert Hunter - 28 April 1821 - Publicly hanged at scaffold erected at the top of Macquarie Street, Hobart Town, for robbery of Alfred Thrupp’s property at Risdon

Conduct Record;-
No; 35
Name; Robert Hunter
Ship; Guildford & Kangaroo
Trial; March 1815 - 7 years
Noted against name;

Source; CON13-1-1 Image 63
No; 19
Name; Robert Hunter
Trial; Donegal Co. - March 1815 - 7 years
Ship; Guildford 2 - 11 April 1816

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents.
Age; 18 - [1797]
Trade; Carpenter
Height; 5 ft 7 in
Complexion; Fair, Pale
Hair; Lt Brown
Eyes; Hazel
Native Place; Donegal

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 15th April, 2021 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Irish Convict Database, by Peter Mayberry. (prev. ), firstname: Robert, surname: Hunter, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1793, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime

Penny-Lyn Beale on 19th July, 2021 made the following changes:

date of death: 1821 (prev. 0000)

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