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Samuel Robinson, one of 322 convicts transported on the Barossa, 09 May 1844
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 51 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 10 years
9th May, 1844
5th September, 1844
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 321 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 86
||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 24th August, 2018 wrote:
20/3/1844 Derby Mercury Derbyshire, England:
Samuel Robinson, of Stanley, and George Hazlehurst, of Barlborough, charged with stealing a quantity of wheat, and oats, the property of Jane Wingfield and Hannah Wilson.
George Hazlehurst was also onboard.
Samuel Robinson was listed as 48 years old on arrival in VDL - he was born at Stapely.
Samuel was 5’6¾” tall, literate, ruddy complexion dark brown hair, dark brown to grey whiskers, blue eyes, stout made, nearly bald, breast hairy, scar over right eyebrow.
Married with 4 children, wife Anne.
Sisters: Mary and Hannah - at native place.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 24th August, 2018 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1795 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime