Country Of Origin England
Born 1801
Died 1866
Birth/Baptism Born approx. 1801, Aldbury, Hertfordshire, England
Parents unknown
Apprenticeship unknown
Skills Watchmaker
Work Locations Hobart, Launceston
Liverpool Street, Hobart (J Robe)
Marriage/Spouse Wife Mary in England
Trial 26 August 1844, Hertford Quarter Sessions
Sentence Ten years transportation for stealing £10 from the bar of the Salisbury Arms Hotel in Hertford (Prosecutor: Mr Brewster)
Arrival 1 June 1845 on the convict ship, Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) Mount Stewart Elphinstone (1)
Police Number 15574
Convict Assignment Known convict assignments to clock and watchmakers:
James Robe, Liverpool Street, Hobart
Archibald Simpson, Launceston
William Lloyd Jones, Launceston
Ferdinand Riva, Launceston.
Ticket of Leave 30 July 1850; revoked 29 March 1853
Conditional Pardon unknown
Other Convict probation period: 15 months at Oyster Cove
31 August 1854: Certificate of Freedom
Death 25 August 1866, General Hospital, Hobart
TAHO: CON33/1/66, CON18/1/45, CON14/1/21, CON13/1/9, CON28/1/2, RGD35/1/7 no6384 Death 1866 [Thomas Baltwood].