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Francis Robertson, one of 200 convicts transported on the John, 26 January 1832
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Middlesex Gaol Delivery
26th January, 1832
8th June, 1832
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 199 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 260
||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 28th February, 2013 wrote:
Francis Robertson was 17 years old when indicted, along with John Atwick (John 1832) for stealing, at St James, Westminster, 20 yards of woollen cloth, value £20, 30 yards of kerseymere, value £15 and 1 waistcoat, value 20s., the goods of Thomas Dicketts, a tailor, in his dwelling house.
29/8/1832: Lacemaker assigned to J P Webber.
1840: TOL Penrith
1842,43,44,45: TOL Passport Penrith Bench.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 28th February, 2013 made the following changes:
date of birth 1814, gender, occupation, crime