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Robert Primrose, one of 248 convicts transported on the Runnymede, 11 June 1856
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||Chemist and druggist
|Date of Death:
||31st October, 1877
life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 20 years
||Cambridgeshire, Cambridge Assizes
11th June, 1856
7th September, 1856
|Place of arrival
Travelled with 246 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 93, Class and Piece Number HO11/18, Page Number 181 (92)
||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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D Wong on 21st December, 2013 wrote:
Robert Primrose was 49 years old, single and his occupation was a “Chemist/Oil and Colourman”.
Robert was literate and protestant, 5’9 1/4” tall, dark brown hair, hazel eyes, dark complexion, middling stout, bleeding marks on left arm.
21/7/1874: COF at Fremantle.
31/10/1877: Robert died at Fremantle aged 70.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 21st December, 2013 made the following changes:
date of birth 1807, date of death 31st October, 1877, gender, occupation, crime