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Angus Lindsay

Angus Lindsay, one of 290 convicts transported on the Lady Montagu, 31 July 1852

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Angus Lindsay
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 17th June, 1819
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: 2nd December, 1852
Age: 33 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Sheep-stealing
Convicted at: Scotland, Glasgow Court of Justiciary
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Lady Montagu
Departure date: 31st July, 1852
Arrival date: 9th December, 1852
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 280 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/17, Page Number 490
Source description: 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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Community Contributions

john Burn on 30th September, 2012 wrote:

Angus Lindsay, Age: 29, labourer, Address: Yeat’s land, Rue End, Greenock, Origin: Native of Jura
Janet Lindsay or Currie, widow of John Currie, m.s. Lindsay, Address: Boag’s land, Vennel, Greenock, Origin: Native of Jura and brother
Donald Lindsay, Age: 22, labourer, Address: Vennel, Greenock, Renfrewshire, Origin: Native of Jura
Died at sea a week out of Hobart.
Court documents are at Scottish National Archives
Precognition reference: AD/49
other reference:  JC/26/1849/261.
Donald died in prison in the UK.

Convict Changes History

john Burn on 30th September, 2012 made the following changes:

date of birth 17th June, 1819, date of death 2nd December, 1852, gender, occupation, crime

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