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Philip Dennis

Philip Dinnis, one of 260 convicts transported on the Surrey, 09 April 1834

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Philip Dennis
Aliases: Dinnis
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1814
Occupation: Farmer
Date of Death: 1st November, 1859
Age: 45 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Devon. Plymouth Quarter Session
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Surrey or Surry
Departure date: 9th April, 1834
Arrival date: 17th August, 1834
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 261 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 332
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

Lyn Cummings on 27th October, 2019 wrote:

On 3 November 1850 he married Ann Bird, with whom he had 5 children. Philip Dennis is buried in Lostock Anglican Church Cemetery, New South Wales.

D Wong on 28th October, 2019 wrote:

Listed as Philip Dinnis on Ancestry Convict Indents.

Philip was 16 years old on arrival.

Native Place: Plymouth.

Transported for ‘Stealing nails’.

Philip could read, was single, 5’0½” tall, ruddy complexion, dark brown hair, brown eyes, scar betwixt the eyebrows, scar inside top of middle finger of right hand.

12/12/1839: TOL Windsor - altered to Patrick Plains 7/7/1840.

Lyn Cummings on 29th October, 2019 wrote:

On 3 November 1850 he married Ann Bird, with whom he had 5 children. Philip Dennis is buried in Lostock Anglican Church Cemetery, New South Wales.

Convict Changes History

Justin Cant on 10th April, 2015 made the following changes:

surname: Dennis (prev. Dinnis), date of birth: 1814 (prev. 0000), gender: m

Dennis Nightingale on 10th April, 2015 made the following changes:

alias1: Dennis

Dennis Nightingale on 10th April, 2015 made the following changes:

alias1: Dinnis

Lyn Cummings on 27th October, 2019 made the following changes:

date of death: 1st November, 1859 (prev. 0000), occupation

D Wong on 28th October, 2019 made the following changes:

date of death: 1st November, 1869 (prev. 1st November, 1859), occupation, crime

Lyn Cummings on 29th October, 2019 made the following changes:

date of death: 1st November, 1859 (prev. 1st November, 1869), occupation

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