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Robert Pulsford, one of 280 convicts transported on the Norfolk, 27 October 1836
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||7th May, 1799
|Date of Death:
||9th February, 1870
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Marriage and Death Certificates
||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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Dianne Friar on 9th February, 2014 wrote:
Already married with 2 sons when convicted in England. Married 1843 in Sydney to Sarah Elizabeth Ralph.
D Wong on 10th February, 2014 wrote:
Robert Pulsford was 35 years old when convicted of stealing 11 loaves of bread, value 6s., the goods of Benjamin Taylor Nelson.
1822: Married Sarah Thornton (1803-1867)
2 children, George 1823-1897 and James 1828-1887.
1841: TOL Sydney
Then married Elizabeth Ralph.
5 children, Robert Henry 1842, Sarah Jane 1846, Elizabeth Louisa 1848, Charles Robert 1850 and Harriet Helena 1852.
1870: Robert died at Parramatta.
Debe Swan on 1st August, 2014 wrote:
Robert m. Sarah Elizabeth Ralph on 15 July 1843
Convict Changes History
Dianne Friar on 9th February, 2014 made the following changes:
date of birth: 7th May, 1799 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime
D Wong on 10th February, 2014 made the following changes:
date of death: 1870 (prev. 0000), crime
Debe Swan on 1st August, 2014 made the following changes:
source: Marriage and Death Certificates (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 392), date of death: 9th February, 1870 (prev. 1870)