Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Convict uniform as punishment

William ROBERTSAge: 6517551820

Name
William ROBERTS
Given names
William
Surname
ROBERTS
Birth about 1755
Citation details: 19 January 2015
Text:

In part:

"Mary Ann father, William Roberts was born c1755 in or near Cornwall. William a convict arrived on the 1st Fleet (Scarborough) in 1788"

Citation details: Australian Convict Index, 1788-1868
Text:

NAME: Willm Roberts AGE: C1756 YEAR: 1788 TRIAL PLACE: Bodmin STATE: Nsw SHIP: Scarborough

Citation details: 4562/1820 V18204562 2B ROBERTS WILLIAM AGE 65
Note: The death reference for William includes the information that he was 65 years of age at the time of his death in 1820.
Convicted
Sentenced to transportation for seven years
August 14, 1786 (Age 31)
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: Convict Names page 2264
Citation details: Australian Convict Transportation Registers – First Fleet, 1787-1788
Text:

NAME: William Roberts VESSEL: Scarborough FLEET: First CONVICTED DATE: 14 Aug 1786 VOYAGE DATE: Feb 1787 COLONY: New South Wales PLACE OF CONVICTION: Bodmin, Cornwall, England

Convict
Arrived on board the "Scarborough"
January 21, 1788 (Age 33)
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: Convict Names page 2264
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: The Transports page 16
Citation details: Australian Convict Index, 1788-1868
Text:

NAME: Willm Roberts AGE: C1756 YEAR: 1788 TRIAL PLACE: Bodmin STATE: Nsw SHIP: Scarborough

Citation details: Australian Convict Transportation Registers – First Fleet, 1787-1788
Text:

NAME: William Roberts VESSEL: Scarborough FLEET: First CONVICTED DATE: 14 Aug 1786 VOYAGE DATE: Feb 1787 COLONY: New South Wales PLACE OF CONVICTION: Bodmin, Cornwall, England

Note: Sentenced to transportation for 7 years and was part of the First Fleet.
Birth of a son
#1
William R B ROBERTS
before September 1791 (Age 36)
Citation details: 135/1791 V1791135 4 ROBERTS WILLIAM R B WILLIAM J KESSIAH (BROWN)
Baptism of a sonWilliam R B ROBERTS
September 4, 1791 (Age 36)
Citation details: 19 January 2015
Text:

In part:

"At the age of twenty Kezia was sharing her life with William Roberts. On 4 September 1791 their first child, a son named William was baptised in Sydney."

Birth of a daughter
#2
Mary Ann ROBERTS
June 15, 1793 (Age 38)
Citation details: 229/1793 V1793229 4 ROBERTS MARY WILLIAM KEZZIAH
Text:

There is also this reference:

285/1793 V1793285 1A ROBERTS MARY WILLIAM KEZZIAH

Citation details: 19 Janujary 2015
Text:

In part:

"Mary Ann, was born on 15 June 1793, (Sarah's mother)."

Religious marriageKazia BROWNView this family
August 14, 1793 (Age 38)
Address: St. Phillip's Church of England
Citation details: 152/1793 V1793152 4 ROBERTS WILLIAM BROWNE KEZZIAH CA
Text:

There is also this reference:

255/1793 V1793255 3A ROBERTS WILLIAM BROWNE KEZZIAH CA

Citation details: 19 January 2015
Text:

In part:

"Two months later William and "Kezziah Browne" were married at St. Phillip's Church Sydney, by the colony's first minister, Richard Johnson."

Birth of a daughter
#3
Sarah ROBERTS
about 1795 (Age 40)
Citation details: 356/1795 V1795356 4 ROBERTS SARAH WILLIAM J KEZIA
Text:

There is also this reference:

459/1795 V1795459 1A ROBERTS SARAH WILLIAM J KEZIA

Birth of a daughter
#4
Sarah ROBERTS
about 1796 (Age 41)
Citation details: 469/1796 V1796469 1A ROBERTS SARAH WILLIAM J KEZIA
Birth of a son
#5
James ROBERTS
about 1798 (Age 43)
Citation details: 523/1798 V1798523 4 ROBERTS JAMES WILLIAM KAZIA
Text:

There is also this reference:

727/1798 V1798727 1A ROBERTS JAMES WILLIAM KAZIA

Birth of a grandson
#1
William HOLLAND
about 1813 (Age 58)
Citation details: 3198/1813 V18133198 1A HOLLAND WILLIAM RICHARD MARY
Marriage of a childRichard HOLLANDMary Ann ROBERTSView this family
Type: Religious marriage
October 18, 1813 (Age 58)
Address: St. Matthew's Church of England
Citation details: 1564/1813 V18131564 3A HOLLAND RICHARD ROBERTS MARY CC
Birth of a grandson
#2
Richard HOLLAND
about 1815 (Age 60)
Citation details: 3686/1815 V18153686 1B HOLLAND RICHARD RICHARD MARY
Birth of a grandson
#3
John HOLLAND
about 1817 (Age 62)
Citation details: 4311/1817 V18174311 1B HOLLAND JOHN RICHARD MARY
Birth of a granddaughter
#4
Sarah HOLLAND
January 2, 1820 (Age 65)
Death about 1820 (Age 65)
Citation details: 4562/1820 V18204562 2B ROBERTS WILLIAM AGE 65
Family with Kazia BROWN - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: August 14, 1793Sydney, , New South Wales, Australia
-22 months
son
William R B ROBERTS
Birth: before September 1791 36 20New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1863Richmond, , New South Wales, Australia
21 months
daughter
3 years
daughter
2 years
daughter
3 years
son

BirthEmails - Susan Smith
Citation details: 19 January 2015
Text:

In part:

"Mary Ann father, William Roberts was born c1755 in or near Cornwall. William a convict arrived on the 1st Fleet (Scarborough) in 1788"

BirthWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: Australian Convict Index, 1788-1868
Text:

NAME: Willm Roberts AGE: C1756 YEAR: 1788 TRIAL PLACE: Bodmin STATE: Nsw SHIP: Scarborough

BirthR - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 4562/1820 V18204562 2B ROBERTS WILLIAM AGE 65
ConvictedThe Port Jackson Convicts Anthology
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: Convict Names page 2264
ConvictThe Port Jackson Convicts Anthology
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: Convict Names page 2264
MarriageR - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 152/1793 V1793152 4 ROBERTS WILLIAM BROWNE KEZZIAH CA
Text:

There is also this reference:

255/1793 V1793255 3A ROBERTS WILLIAM BROWNE KEZZIAH CA

MarriageEmails - Susan Smith
Citation details: 19 January 2015
Text:

In part:

"Two months later William and "Kezziah Browne" were married at St. Phillip's Church Sydney, by the colony's first minister, Richard Johnson."

DeathR - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 4562/1820 V18204562 2B ROBERTS WILLIAM AGE 65