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Robert Kiff, one of 264 convicts transported on the Earl Gray, 04 October 1842
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 10 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/13, Page Number 231 (117)
||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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D Wong on 21st May, 2017 wrote:
Robert was transported for ‘Stealing 1 fowl, the property of Mr. Wright. He had a previous conviction for turnip tops - 1 month.
Robert was 5’5” tall, dark complexion, dark brown hair and whiskers, hazel eyes, scar inside left arm, mole back of right hand, scar below under lip, could read, protestant.
Brothers: William, Joseph, George, Stephen, Charles, and Thomas who was transported.
26/11/1850: TOL revoked - being out after hours under suspicious circumstances.
18/10/1852: Married Bridget Grady (Maria 1849) at Fingal,
He was 37, a shepherd, listed as KAIF, and Bridget was 25, a servant.
Robert 17/5/1854-1909 in Mooroopna, Victoria, aged 59. (He was listed as KEEFE)
14/4/1874: Longford - Idle and disorderly - 1 month.
8/9/1874: Idle and disorderly - 3 months.
No date of death found.
Convict Changes History
Leonie Dolley on 19th May, 2013 made the following changes:
date of birth 1810, date of death 1843, gender, occupation, crime
D Wong on 21st May, 2017 made the following changes:
alias1: Kaif, alias2: Keefe, date of death: 0000 (prev. 1843), crime