Robert Williams

Life archive ID obpt18100221-60-defend653
Born 1793. Gender male. First recorded 1810.
Born
1793
Tried
21st February 1810
Age 17.
Tried at Old Bailey, London. Accused of highway robbery (feloniously assaulting john perry , in the king's highway, on the 18th of february, putting him in fear, and feloniously taking from his person and against his will, three pound weight of beef, value 3 s. three dollars, value 15 s. half a crown, and six shillings, his property). Found guilty. Sentenced to death. Sentence outcome was transported.
Sentence respited
18th April 1810
Age 17.
Sentenced to twenty one years. Sent to New South Wales.