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Bruce, Robert (1754–?)

Robert Bruce was sentenced to seven years transportation for violently taking from a person a silk purse value 6d, six guineas, and other monies valued  at 1/19/6. He arrived in Sydney in 1788 aboard the Charlotte as part of the First Fleet. It is believed that he left the colony in 1791 after his sentence expired.

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'Bruce, Robert (1754–?)', People Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, http://peopleaustralia.anu.edu.au/biography/bruce-robert-27434/text34864, accessed 20 September 2017.

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1754
Devon, England

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