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David Death, one of 216 convicts transported on the Lotus, 20 December 1832
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||1st January, 1839
life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 512
||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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greg petersen on 28th April, 2017 wrote:
conduct report states: Transported for stealing boots etc. Gaol report: Bad Character, Hulk Report: Good. Single
Stated this offence: stealing a coat and a pair of boots.
February 11th 1835: refusing his provisions, admonished.
June 3rd 1835: Disobedience of orders & insolence, admonished.
October 1st 1838: misconduct in his hired service, hard labour and? 14 days
Accidentally drowned at Swanport 1 Jan 1839
Convict Changes History
greg petersen on 28th April, 2017 made the following changes:
date of death: 1st January, 1839 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime