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Robert Simpson

Robert Simpson, one of 180 convicts transported on the Prince Regent, 08 June 1827

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Robert Simpson
Aliases: Smart (alias), Duncan, John (alias)
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Aberdeen Court of Justiciary
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Prince Regent
Departure date: 8th June, 1827
Arrival date: 27th September, 1827
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 181 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 201 (102)
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

Penny-Lyn Beale on 31st December, 2020 wrote:

Wife arrived in the Colony;

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents.
Ship:  - 1827
Name; Ann Durrant or Brown. Age; 36
Read & writes. Protestant, Married - 3 children [one girl on board]
Native County;  E. Indies
Trade; Servant all work
Offence; Receiving stolen goods
Trial; Aberdeen - 17 April - 14 years
Height; 5 ft. 3 in
Complexion; Ruddy pock pitted
Hair; Brown
Eyes; Brown
Date of Certificate;
Assigned; W J Levi, Macquarie Place
Additional Remarks; HUSBAND; Robert Simpson came in Prince Regent [1827]

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 31st December, 2020 made the following changes:

alias1: Smart (alias) (prev. Smart (Alias)), alias2: Duncan, John (alias) (prev. Duncan, John (Alias)), gender: m

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