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Robert Wright

Robert Wright, one of 300 convicts transported on the Lady Castlereagh, December 1817

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Robert Wright
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Leicester Assizes
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Lady Castlereagh
Departure date: December, 1817
Arrival date: 11th June, 1818
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 302 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 400
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 25th May, 2021 wrote:

Possible death record

Burials in the Paris of St David’s Hobart -
No; 378
Name; Richard Wright ** as per register **
When Buried; 12 Mar 1820. Died; 10 March 1820
Age; 45 years
Ship’s Name; Lady Castlereagh
Remarks; Convict

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 25th May, 2021 made the following changes:

gender: m

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