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Nathan Lyon Nathan (1784–1850)

Nathaniel Lyon Nathan, an apprentice, was sentenced to seven years transportation for theft. He arrived in Sydney aboard the Royal Admiral in 1800. He returned to England in 1807 aboard the King George when his sentence expired. Many of his children settled in Australia and New Zealand.

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'Nathan, Nathan Lyon (1784–1850)', People Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, https://peopleaustralia.anu.edu.au/biography/nathan-nathan-lyon-20425/text36710, accessed 18 June 2024.

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Life Summary [details]

Birth

1784
England

Death

1850 (aged ~ 66)
England

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Convict Record

Crime: theft
Sentence: 7 years