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Arthur Dennis

Arthur Dennis, one of 290 convicts transported on the Equestrian, 25 January 1844

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Arthur Dennis
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1818
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Larceny from a person
Convicted at: Monmouth, Usk Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Equestrian
Departure date: 25th January, 1844
Arrival date: 2nd May, 1844
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 290 other convicts

References

Primary source: Tasmanian Libraries (Departure: POL220/1/2 p16). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 9 (6)
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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Community Contributions

Anne Shearman on 30th December, 2019 wrote:

Married Mary Slater (convict) on 9 June 1851 in Launceston, Tasmania.

Iris Dunne on 30th December, 2019 wrote:

Conduct Record: Tried 15 October 1845 for Stealing a set of Cart Harnesses, 2 previous offences, aged 26, Trade Waggoner, Cert. 20 April 1852
https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON33-1-54$init=CON33-1-54p84

Departure List: 28 April 1852 by ship Swan, from Launceston to Melbourne, Free by Servitude
https://stors.tas.gov.au/POL220-1-2

Convict Changes History

Anne Shearman on 30th December, 2019 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1818 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime

Iris Dunne on 30th December, 2019 made the following changes:

source: Tasmanian Libraries (Departure: POL220/1/2 p16). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 9 (6) (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Pag

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