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Timothy Potter

Timothy Potter, one of 170 convicts transported on the Lord Melville, 14 November 1828

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Timothy Potter
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: Norfolk Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Lord Melville
Departure date: 14th November, 1828
Arrival date: 6th May, 1829
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 169 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 523 (263)
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

Penny-Lyn Beale on 19th October, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales, Convict Records, Wives and Families of Convicts on Bounty Ships, 1832-1834

Petition Date; 16 May 1833 At Maitland
Wife’s Maiden Name; Elizabeth Bradford
Present Residence; Carbrook
County; Norfolk
Town or Parish; Carbrook
Mary Potter. Age; 13
Thomas Potter. Age; 11
John Potter. Age; 9
William Potter. Age; 4 or 7

Family is supported by the parish as stated in a letter from his wife

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 19th October, 2020 made the following changes:

gender: m

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