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Alexander Stewart, one of 200 convicts transported on the Fortune, November 1812
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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|Date of Death:
life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Court Martial La Valette
11th June, 1813
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 199 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 91 (47)
||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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Maureen Withey on 15th May, 2020 wrote:
Colonial Secretary Index.
STEWART, Alexander. Per “Fortune”, 1813
1821 - Shepherd to John Macarthur. Petition for
mitigation of sentence (Fiche 3210; 4/1863 p.72)
1823 Mar 21 - Court martialled at La Valette; servant of John Macarthur. Petition for mitigation of sentence (Fiche 3236; 4/1870 p.67). Reply, 27 Mar (Reel 6010; 4/3508 p.41)
1823 May 7 - Appointed as a constable at Parramatta; appears as Stuart (Reel 6039; 4/424 p.165)
1823 Dec 26-1825 Sep 4 - On pay lists of constables in the Parramatta district; appears as Stuart (Reel 6030; 4/7017A pp.17-255 & 4/7017B pp.13-324)
1825 Jan 12 - Messenger & in charge of the Court House. On list of constables composing the Police of Parramatta, and their respective employments; listed as Stuart (Reel 6062; 4/1783 p.4)
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 15th May, 2020 made the following changes: