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Richard John Lawson

Richard John Lawson, one of 199 convicts transported on the Maitland, 26 August 1843

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Richard John Lawson
Aliases: Thompson, George (Alias)
Gender: -

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

Life Span

Life span

Median life span was 59 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: Durham Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Maitland
Departure date: 26th August, 1843
Arrival date*: 26th April, 1844
Place of arrival New South Wales and Norfolk Island
Passenger manifest Travelled with 199 other convicts
* Arrival date is estimated

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/13, Page Number 398
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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