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Matthew Dawson

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Matthew Dawson
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: Soldier
Date of Death: -
Age: -

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: -
Convicted at: Cork City
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Pilot
Departure date: March, 1817
Arrival date: 28th July, 1817
Place of arrival New South Wales and Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 45 other convicts

References

Primary source: Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry. Hobart Town Gazette, 11 Oct 1823.
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Community Contributions

Maureen Withey on 18th January, 2020 wrote:

Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry.
Mathew Dawson, Ship Pilot, 1817, age 29, Tried at Cork City, 1816. 7 years. Native of Yorkshire, England. Trade- soldier.

Hobart Town Gazette, 11 Oct 1823.
Certificate obtained during the last week:
Matthew Dawson- Pilot.

Maureen Withey on 19th January, 2020 wrote:

https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON13-1-1p81 List of 30 male prisoners and 50 female prisoners embarked on the Colonial Brig Elizabeth Henrietta, for Hobart Town, Van Diemen’s Land. Extracted from the Indents of the ships Pilot and Canada, Sydney, 11 Aug 1817.

Matthew Dawson, tried at Cork Co, March 1816, 7 years.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 18th January, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry. Hobart Town Gazette, 11 Oct 1823. (prev. ), firstname: Matthew, surname: Dawson, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 0000, date of death: 0000, gende

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