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Robert Taylor, one of 327 convicts transported on the Indefatigable and Minstrel, 09 May 1812
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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|Date of Death:
life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Middlesex Session of Peace
Indefatigable and Minstrel
9th May, 1812
19th October, 1812
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales [Minstrel] and Van Diemen's Land [Indefatigable]
Travelled with 329 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 66
New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842
||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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Penny-Lyn Beale on 16th May, 2020 wrote:
OCCUPATION: SCHOOL MASTER
TICKET OF LEAVE
NATIVE PLACE; SHOPSHIRE
Name: Robert Taylor
Date of conviction: 31 Jul 1813
Place of Conviction: York
Estimated birth year: abt 1791
Port of Arrival: Sydney
Date of Arrival: 16 Oct 1814
Ticket of Leave: Yes
Penny-Lyn Beale on 5th October, 2020 wrote:
Mother; Sarah Dunning. Convict. Lord Wellington. 1820. 7 years.
1825 - Sarah Dunning; Petition for mitigation of sentence on behalf of her son Robert Taylor. Page: 72.
Robert Taylor. returned from the penal settlement of Port Macquarie, now in the prisoners Barracks Sydney, while his wife a native of this colony, is with three infant children & big with child of a fourth. suffering under a variety of misfortune consequent on being ......
Name: Robert A Taylor. Event Date: 1825
Arrival year: 1812. Vessel: Indefatigable
Event Description: Petition from his mother Sarah Dunning for assignment of Taylor to his wife
Comments: Per “Indefatigable”, 1812. Page: 72-72a
Convict Changes History
Penny-Lyn Beale on 16th May, 2020 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 66
New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842 (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, P