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Details for the convict Peter Roberts (1820)

Convict Name:Peter Roberts
Trial Place:Lancaster Assizes
Trial Date:20 March 1820
Sentence:Life
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Arrival Details
Ship:Elizabeth I (3)
Arrival Year:1820
 
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Peter partnered Duncam McCallum (Minerva 1821) and William Morrison (Asia 1820) and Charles Patient (Guildford 1824) in robbery and placing residents in fear.
Source; The Australian 2 March 1826 page 4
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 23 June 2014

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Research notes

Peter was born about 1807 Lancaster and was convicted at Lancaster Assizes in 1820 and sentenced to life transportation
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 23 June 2014
Peter arrived Sydney aged about 19 aboard Elizabeth on 30 December 1820
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 23 June 2014
Peter, Duncan McCallum, William Morrison & Charles Patient were convicted on 27 Feb 1826 of robbery William Hayes on 26 Jan 1826 at South Creek & putting occupants in fear and sentenced to death.
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 24 June 2014
Source; Sydney Gazette NSW Advertiser 4 Mar 1826 p3 & 11 Mar 1826 p1 and The Australian 2 March 1826 page 4
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 24 June 2014
Peter Roberts, McCallum,Morrison & Patient were all hanged on 7 March 1826 in Sydney . Source; Sydney GAZETTE NSW Advertiser 8 March 1826 page 3
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 24 June 2014

Disclaimer: The information has not been verified by Claim a Convict. As this information is contributed, it is the responsibility of those who use the data to verify its accuracy.

Sources

  • The National Archives (TNA) : HO 11/3, p.366

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