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Barnaby Dennison

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Barnaby Dennison
Aliases: Barnabas Denison, Deneson
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1753
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 25th April, 1811
Age: 58 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: -
Convicted at: Bristol
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Lady Penrhyn, Scarborough and Alexander
Departure date: January, 1787
Arrival date: 22nd January, 1788
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 293 other convicts


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Community Contributions

D Wong on 15th May, 2015 wrote:

Barnaby Dennison was born 1753, or 1760 according to which record you go by.
He was said to be 28 years old and he arrived on the ‘Alexander’.

June 1789: Sentenced to receive 50 lashes for singing loudly “at an improper hour”
1800: Night watch member.

Colonial Secretary Papers:
1810 Jan 28 Memorial (Fiche 3003; 4/1821 No.89)
1810 Mar Remuneration received by whilst employed in building new Commissariat stores (Reel 6042; 4/1723 pp.202)
1823 Aug 23, Nov 8 John Pye requesting land at Toongabbie originally granted by Paterson to Bernard Dennison, now deceased (Fiche 3070; 4/1835A No 259 pp.595-602). Reply, 7 Oct (Reel 6011; 4/3509 p.380)

25/4/1811: Barnaby died aged 58?? Buried at the Old Sydney Burial Ground.

D Wong on 15th May, 2015 wrote:

Barnaby was transported for “Intent to Rob”.

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 15th May, 2015 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: www.fellowshipfirstfleeters.org.au/ship_alexander.htm (prev. ), firstname: Barnaby, surname: Dennison, alias1: Barnabas Denison, alias2: Deneson, alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1753, date of death: 25th Apr

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