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Robert Roberts

Robert Roberts, one of 256 convicts transported on the Triton, 04 August 1842

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Robert Roberts
Aliases: none
Gender: -

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1792
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 1st November, 1842
Age: 50 years

Life Span

Life span

Median life span was 55 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 10 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Salop, Shrewsbury General Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 10 years
Ship: Triton
Departure date: 4th August, 1842
Arrival date: 19th December, 1842
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 256 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/13, Page Number 162
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

Eric Harry Daly on 11th February, 2013 wrote:

Robert Roberts, aged 50, convict; disease, dysentery. Put on sick list, 24 August 1842. Died at sea 1 November 1842.

Convict Changes History

Eric Harry Daly on 11th February, 2013 made the following changes:

date of birth 1792, date of death 25th November, 1842

Eric Harry Daly on 11th February, 2013 made the following changes:

date of death 1st November, 1842

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