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Henry Dean, one of 250 convicts transported on the General Stewart, 19 July 1818
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 59 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 77 (40)
||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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Maureen Withey on 5th May, 2019 wrote:
Committed to Fisherton Gaol – Henry Dean, of Warminster, horse dealer, charged with having stolen from a field in the parish of Leighterton, in Gloucestershire, a mare, the property of John Morse.
Salisbury Journal, 2 Mar 1818
Salisbury. The business of our Assizes commenced on Monday last, before Mr. Justice Abbot and Mr. Justice Holroyd; the former presiding in the Crown Court, and the latter at Nisi Prius. The calendar of prisoners was very heavy, and their trials were not concluded till Thursday morning. The awful sentence of death was passed on the following prisoners, 17 in number: … Henry Dean, for stealing a mare, the property of John Morse at …..Of the prisoners sentenced to death, all have been reprieved excepting William Gale, for sacrilege, who is to be executed on Tuesday the 24th instant.
Salisbury and Winchester Journal, 14 March 1818
HO 9-9-1 Records of Laurel, Hardy and York Hulks, in Portsmouth Harbour, 1805-1831, page 43.
Received from Wiltshire May 1818, (19 prisoners)
Hy. Dean, age 33, convicted at Wilts Assizes of a felony, 7 March 1818, sentenced to transportation for life. Discharged (to ship) 3 June 1818.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 5th May, 2019 made the following changes: