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Samuel Daw

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Samuel Daw
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1774
Occupation: Blacksmith
Date of Death: 1845
Age: 71 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Theft of woolen and linen drapery
Convicted at: Dorset Assizes
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Isabella
Departure date: 3rd April, 1818
Arrival date: 14th September, 1818
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 230 other convicts

References

Primary source: Dorset England,Dorchester Prison Admission and Discharge Registers 1782- 1901 Record for Samuel Daw. McHenry record of convects in his employ Samuel Daw
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Community Contributions

Gloria (dawe) Bruce on 29th July, 2012 wrote:

Samuel was a blacksmith living in Wincanton and the father of 5 children.

Gloria Dawe Bruce on 13th January, 2016 wrote:

REF:  State Record New South Wales
Colonial Secretary Index, 1788-1825       ( http://colsec.records.nsw.gov.au/indexes/colsec/d/F15c_da-de-12.htm)

DAW, Samuel. Per “Isabella”, 1818

1824 Aug 31-1825 Oct 12
Of Evan. Memorial (Fiche 3127; 4/1841A No.202 pp.277-88). Reply, 21 Feb (Reel 6014; 4/3513 p.459)

1825
On list of convicts mustered in the employ of John McHenry; in 1823 (Reel 6064; 4/1788 p.102a)

1825 Feb 21
On list of persons who have received orders for grants of land (Fiche 3266; 9/2652 p.88)

1825 May 31
Government servant assigned to by the Bench of Magistrates, Penrith (Reel 6064; 4/1787 p.47a)

Gloria (dawe) Bruce on 21st October, 2019 wrote:

He was 5 ft. 4 inches tall.  Hair:  black interspersed with a few white   Hazel eyes   Swarthy complexion Slight cut on the right side of the under lip. The mark of a speck on the left side of his nose on the nostril resembling the small pox.  Little fingers both hands rather crooked, round shoulders.

Convict Changes History

Gloria (dawe) Bruce on 29th July, 2012 made the following changes:

new convict, term 7, convicted at 1515, occupation 20, crime 142, firstname Samuel, surname Daw, source Dorset England,Dorchester Prison Admission and Discharge Registers 1782- 1901 Record for Samuel Daw. McHenry record of convects in his employ Samuel

Gloria (dawe) Bruce on 21st October, 2019 made the following changes:

voyage, date of death: 1845 (prev. 0000)

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