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Details for the convict Gilbert Brown (1820)

Convict Name:Gilbert Brown
Trial Place:Bristol (City) Session of Peace Oyer and Terminer and Gaol Delivery
Trial Date:1 April 1820
Sentence:14 years
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Arrival Details
Ship:Elizabeth I (3)
Arrival Year:1820
 
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Gilbert was born about 1802 Bristol
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 13 June 2014
Gilbert was tried and convicted at Bristol Sessions of Peace on 1820 and sentenced to life transportation
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 13 June 2014
Gilbert arrived Sydney. Aged about 18 aboard Elizabeth on 31 December 1820
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 13 June 2014
Gilbert partnered with William Williams (Morley 1717) in an enterprise forging and uttering Bank Notes
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Gilbert and William were convicted of "forging and Uttering Bank Notes and sentenced to death. Source; Sydney Gazette and NSW Advertiser 11 Aug 1821 p2,& 18 Aug 1821?p2
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Gilbert was hanged on 24 August 1821 in Sydney (William Williams was hanged 29 August 1821) . Source; Sydney Gazette NSW Advertiser. 1 September 1821 p3
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 13 June 2014

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Sources

  • The National Archives (TNA) : HO 11/3, p.363

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