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Richard Long

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Richard Long
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1811
Occupation: Weaver
Date of Death: 11th July, 1833
Age: 22 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 57 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: House robbery
Convicted at: Ireland, Cork
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Borodino
Departure date: 11th February, 1828
Arrival date: 12th July, 1828
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 24 other convicts

References

Primary source: New South Wales, Australia, Gaol Description and Entrance Books, 1818-1930 New South Wales, Australia, Convict Records, 1810-1891 The Australian (Sydney, NSW : 1824 - 1848) Fri 12 Jul 1833 Page 3 Domestic Intelligence. http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/cgi-bin/irish/irish.cgi
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Penny-Lyn Beale on 3rd May, 2020 wrote:

Richard Long. Ship: Borodino-1828.

1811 - Birth approx date.

1828- General Muster
No; 7896 (Dead) 7 years. Protestant. Iron Gang. Prospect.

Occupation: Labourer. When Joined No 21 Road Gang. Under the charge of Overseer James Curran stationed on the Windsor Rd for the Month of May 1830.  When Joined: 26 October

1833 - New South Wales, Australia, Gaol Description and Entrance Books, 1818-1930
Entrance and Description Book Sydney 1831-1847
Name: Richard Long. Birth Year: 1811. Age: 22
Arrival year: 1827. Arrival Country: Australia. Vessel Arrived In: Borodino. Date of Admission/Photo: 1833
Gaol: Sydney
Gaol Location: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Record Type: Entrance and Description Book
Arrived 1827. Borodino. Year of birth 1811. 5 Ft. 3 1/2 inches Make; Stout. Complexion: Swarthy. Hair: Brown Eyes: Hazel

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Records, 1810-1891
Name: Richard Long. Date: 11 Jul 1833
Place: New South Wales, Australia. Category: Convicts Deaths
Title: Death Register, 1828-1879. Volume Number: 4/4549
1833 - 11 July.
Executed 11 July 1833. Hung at Sydney for Highway Robbery on the Trap Dog Road.

The Australian (Sydney, NSW : 1824 - 1848)  Fri 12 Jul 1833 Page 3 Domestic Intelligence.
Execution - Yesterday morning, Henry Cook & and Richard Long convicted of a highway robbery on the person of Mr. Kentish, (Nathaniel Lipscombe Kentish Esq.) on the Dog Trap Road, suffered the extreme Penalty of the law in the rear of the Gaol. They were brought out at the time appointed, attended in their devotions by the Rev. Mr. M’Enroe, Roman Catholic Priest, having both acknowledged the justice of their sentence, they ascended to the fatal scaffold with a firm step, and the arrangements being completed they were launched into eternity. ?

Stole from Mr Kentish, waistcoat, a handkerchief, a purse, a knife;- a pencil case, and six shillings in silver,

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 3rd May, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: New South Wales, Australia, Gaol Description and Entrance Books, 1818-1930 New South Wales, Australia, Convict Records, 1810-1891 The Australian (Sydney, NSW : 1824 - 1848) Fri 12 Jul 1833 Page 3 Domestic In

D Wong on 16th August, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, source: New South Wales, Australia, Gaol Description and Entrance Books, 1818-1930 New South Wales, Australia, Convict Records, 1810-1891 The Australian (Sydney, NSW : 1824 - 1848) Fri 12 Jul 1833 Page 3 Domestic Intelligence. http://memb

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