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Nathaniel Osborn, one of 200 convicts transported on the Fortune, November 1812
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 53 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 82
||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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Maureen Withey on 26th July, 2021 wrote:
Nathaniel Osborn, for horse-stealing at South Benfleet; and ... received sentence of Death. Henry Smith, Thomas Styles, and George Smith were left for execution the others were reprieved.
Norfolk Chronicle, 28 Mar 1812.
Penny-Lyn Beale on 4th November, 2021 wrote:
1813 - Australia, Convict Index
Name: Nathaniel Osborn
Native Place: Essex
Ship: Fortune 2 - 1813
Occupation: farmers boy
1817 - Possible Burial Record
Old Sydney Burial Ground - Inventory of Burials
Name; Nathanael Osborne
Age; 25 years
Year of Burial. 12 Nov 1817
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 26th July, 2021 made the following changes:
gender: m, crime
Penny-Lyn Beale on 4th November, 2021 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1795 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1817 (prev. 0000), occupation