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Campbell Roy

Campbell Roy, one of 130 convicts transported on the Sir Charles Forbes, 23 November 1824

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Campbell Roy
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1808
Occupation: Gardener
Date of Death: 1862
Age: 54 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 58 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Theft
Convicted at: Glasgow Court of Justiciary
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Sir Charles Forbes
Departure date: 23rd November, 1824
Arrival date: 18th April, 1825
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 129 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 235 (119)
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

Irene Roy on 8th May, 2017 wrote:

He could Read & Write
Started work at a young age
Cleaning under the weaving looms
Cotton Mill
House painter with uncle William, times were hard, less painting job, so uncle couldn’t get enough work for them both
Got into trouble :)

Convict Changes History

Jessica Oldfield on 15th July, 2016 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1808 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1862 (prev. 0000), gender: m

Irene Roy on 8th May, 2017 made the following changes:

occupation, crime

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