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Paul Milkins

Paul Milkins, one of 140 convicts transported on the Princess Charlotte, 03 July 1824

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Paul Milkins
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1801
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: 13th January, 1877
Age: 76 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: House breaking
Convicted at: Somerset Assizes at Taunton
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Princess Charlotte
Departure date: 3rd July, 1824
Arrival date: 9th November, 1824
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 138 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 155 (79. Tasmanian Archives - convicts.
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

Tracy Williams on 30th July, 2013 wrote:

Partners in Crime
Paul MIlkins his brother William, Frances Hares and William Cox were arrested for housebreaking and stealing They were tried at the Lent Assizes held at Taunton on 3rd April 1824. The case against William Milkins and Frances Hares were discharged.
Paul Milkins & William Cox were sentenced to death on the 3rd May 1824 but later reprieved and both transported to Van Dieman’s Land for life on the Princess Charlotte.

Nell Murphy on 1st May, 2016 wrote:

Assignments in Colony of VDL.
1827: a Turnkey at Launceston - drunk - placed in the Stocks.
1828: a Constable - gross dereliction of his duties. Fined.

Conditional Pardon no. 291 22/08/1831
Free Certificate no. 359 06/07/1838

Convict Changes History

Bruce Milkins on 13th March, 2013 made the following changes:

occupation, crime

Brian Milkins on 20th May, 2013 made the following changes:

date of birth 1801, date of death 13th January, 1877

Tracy Williams on 30th July, 2013 made the following changes:

convicted at, gender

Nell Murphy on 1st May, 2016 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 155 (79. Tasmanian Archives - convicts. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 155 (79

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