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Robert Dawes

Robert Dawes, one of 75 convicts transported on the Scindian, 27 February 1850

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Robert Dawes
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1822
Occupation: Groom
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Norfolk. Swaffham Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Scindian
Departure date: 27th February, 1850
Arrival date: 1st June, 1850
Place of arrival Western Australia
Passenger manifest Travelled with 76 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/16, Page Number 177 (90)
Source description: This record is one of the entries in the British convict transportation registers 1787-1867 database compiled by State Library of Queensland from British Home Office (HO) records which are available on microfilm as part of the Australian Joint Copying Project.

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Convict Changes History

Ross Howat on 31st March, 2018 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1822 (prev. 0000), occupation

Iris Dunne on 31st March, 2018 made the following changes:

gender: m

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