Personal Details

Name: SIMPSON, Robert
Convict Number(s): 6438
Year of Birth: 1842
Date of Death:
Place of Death:
Cause of Death:

Arrival Details

Ship Arrived on: Norwood
Ship Arrival Year: 1862

Tickets and Pardons

Ticket of Leave

Date: 29/06/1864

Conditional Pardon

Date: 20/05/1870
Location: Perth, WA.

Certificate of Freedom


British Details

Relationship Status: Single
Number of Children:
Occupation: Boot Closer
Literacy: Semi-Literate
Religion: Roman Catholic
Place of Conviction: Liverpool, England.
Details of Crime: Burglary. Sentenced to 10 years Transportation.

Western Australia Work Details

Western Australia Work Locations: Fremantle, Perth, Swan, Toodyay, Victoria Plains, Wellington.
Employment Types: Labourer, Sawyer.

Western Australian Re-Convictions


Details of Crime


Additional Information

Refer to the Inquirer and Commercial News, Perth, 9 August, 1865, Page 2. SIMPSON was convicted of being drunk and using obscene language on 3 August, 1865 at Perth. He was sentenced to 3 months of hard labour. Sincere thanks to Marcia WATSON for providing documentation to allow me to provide these additional details.