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||Painter & glazier
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life span was 53 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
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Nell Murphy on 6th October, 2019 wrote:
Robert STUART was convicted at Kildare, Ireland on 20 July 1832 for cow stealing. Life sentence. Transported to New South Wales, Australia per the ship “Royal Admiral” arriving 20 Oct 1833.
20 May 1835: charged with trespass. 50 lashes.
13 Nov 1838: Bathurst Court - burglary & stealing clothes. 15 yr sentence. Sent to Norfolk Island (off the east coast of NSW) 1839.
Transferred to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ship “Governor Phillip” in 1845.
Personal details, in 1845: Single man; trade - painter; aged 35 yrs; 5’2 1/2” height; Protestant; can read & write; fair complexion; sandy hair; Hazel eyes.
Native place of birth: Dublin, Ireland
Assigned to service work
20 Oct 1846: Ticket of Leave granted
14 Nov 1848: Conditional Pardon approved
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 6th October, 2019 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 99 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Archives (prev. ), firstname: Robert, surname: Stuart, alias1: Stewart, alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1810, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime