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Robert Crossley - UK to Australia c 1820??
Posted by: Chris Harrison (ID *****8466) Date: November 08, 2005 at 18:27:41
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Looking for info about a Robert Crossley of Hoghton or Blackburn, Lancs, originally sentenced to hang at Lancaster gaol for being a highwayman in 1819/1820.
He was reprieved and then presumably transported as was the custom in those days.


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