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David De Caux
David De Caux, one of 160 convicts transported on the Earl St Vincent, 20 April 1826
Name, Aliases & Gender
||David De Caux
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 13 (8)
||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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D Wong on 8th April, 2014 wrote:
David De Caux was 23 years old when transported for “stealing from a dwelling house”.
David was born in Norwich, was single, 5’8 1/2” tall, rown hair, light grey eyes, scar between the eyebrows, tattoos.
Goal Report: Bad - a most determined house breaker.
16/5/1829: Public Works: Gross disobeyence of orders - 25 lashes.
11/7/1831: Married Ann Ford (Sir Charles Forbes 1826). They had 2 children, Robert William, born 1831 and died 13/6/1854 - Inquest - Robert Newman otherwise Robert De Caux on the 13/6/1854 was found lying on the sea shore, suffocated and drowned at the head of the Tamar River, and Charlotte ‘Decoar’ born 1829 or 1836.
1837: David died, Ann then married William Fox Newman in 1837, Launceston.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 8th April, 2014 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1802 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1837 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime