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Edward Raper, one of 200 convicts transported on the Tottenham, January 1818
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||27th March, 1796
|Date of Death:
||4th March, 1838
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||York (North Riding) Quarter Session
14th October, 1818
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 200 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 8
||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 6th June, 2016 wrote:
Edward was tried with his brother William, William does not appear to have been transported. The brothers spent time on the hulks, so William may have been reprieved.
Edward was the son of Edward and Alice Oates, he had 4 sisters, Isabella, Alice, Jane and Ann.
1826: Married Ann Boulton (1806 to 3/9/1840)they had 5 children.
4/3/1838: Edward died at King Street, Sydney.
Convict Changes History
Alexandru Man on 6th June, 2016 made the following changes:
D Wong on 6th June, 2016 made the following changes:
alias1: Rapsey, date of birth: 27th March, 1796 (prev. 0000), date of death: 4th March, 1838 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime