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Crime and Punishment - Australia Portal

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This is an Australian portal page similar to the Occupations Portal, with two separate lists, Crime and Punishment.

Please add persons who committed crimes and were deported to Australia, the crimes can have been committed anywhere, the punishment must have taken place in Australia.

When we work in migration areas, often the occupation, place born and in many cases in Australia the crime and punishment. At this stage it would be desirable to record all of this in lists, which projects provide for us. Combined with the interactive project The History Link we can see who of our ancestors were accused of crimes and how they were punished.

Profiles will need to be added to both the "crime" and "punishment" project that is appropriate. If its not here, create the project, you don't have to write much as the main purpose here is the list and the link next to the profile.


Crime


Larceny

Arson

  • Set fire to a house
  • Set fire to a haystack

Deserter

Political

  • Part of a rebellion

Break and Enter


Fraud


Intent to Murder

Manslaughter


Attempted Murder - Grievous Bodily Harm


Murder


Punishment


Deportation

Prison

  • Prison - Seven Years
  • Prison - Twenty Years
  • Prison - Life
  • Hard Labor

Internment Camps

Executed

Lists and references on WikiPedia

Sources

This project is included in The History Link Project - Trace your ancesters! you can add projects here