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Archibald Knowles, one of 198 convicts transported on the Pestonjee Bomanjee, 08 October 1846
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 20 years
||NSW Convict Pardon (HO10/64). England & Wales Criminal Registers (HO27/78, Page 216). Tasmanian Libraries, Conduct Record (CON33-1-84, Image 99). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 126
||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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Iris Dunne on 1st July, 2019 wrote:
Criminal Registers: aged 25, Sentence Death for Robbery & Wounding commuted to transportation for 20 years
Conduct Record: aged 26, Trade: Nail Maker, Tried 2 March 1846, Protestant, Can read & write, Transported for Highway Robbery with Violence & Stealing Money 7/-, Single, Conditional Pardon 14 July 1857
Convict Changes History
trevor turnbull on 1st July, 2019 made the following changes:
Iris Dunne on 1st July, 2019 made the following changes:
source: NSW Convict Pardon (HO10/64). England & Wales Criminal Registers (HO27/78, Page 216). Tasmanian Libraries, Conduct Record (CON33-1-84, Image 99). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 126