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Robert Wells

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Robert Wells
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1762
Occupation: Barber
Date of Death: 22nd September, 1845
Age: 83 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to unknown

Crime: -
Convicted at: -
Sentence term: unknown
Ship: Atlantic
Departure date: 24th March, 1791
Arrival date: 20th August, 1791
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 12 other convicts


Primary source: geni.com/projects/Convicts-Naval-Personnel-and-Free-Settlers-on-the-Third-Fleet-Australia-1791/314
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Community Contributions

greg petersen on 11th February, 2017 wrote:

One of 220 male convicts boarded, departed England 27 Mar 1791 and arrived in Sydney 20 Aug 1791. with 18 deaths on the journey. Ships Master was Archibald Armstrong.
Robert Wells died September 22, 1845 in Parramatta, NSW, Australia
Place of Burial: Church st, Parramatta,, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Husband of Sarah Wells and Susannah Tolbert/Talbert - Wells, convict “Kitty” 1792
Father of Thomas Wells; Robert Wells; Joseph Allan WELLS, Pvt. Co. I 23rd NJ Volunteer Inf.; Sarah Oxley; Esther Brown and 3 others

Convict Changes History

greg petersen on 11th February, 2017 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: years, voyage, source: geni.com/projects/Convicts-Naval-Personnel-and-Free-Settlers-on-the-Third-Fleet-Australia-1791/314 (prev. ), firstname: Robert, surname: Wells, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1762, date o

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