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James Dennison, one of 305 convicts transported on the Maitland, 19 March 1840
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||24th December, 1821
|Date of Death:
||15th August, 1897
life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 10 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 161 (82)
||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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D Wong on 21st October, 2018 wrote:
James Dennison was 22 years old on arrival - native place: London.
Occupation: House painter.
James was literate, protestant, single, 5’11½” tall, ruddy and pockpitted complexion, brown hair, grey eyes, small mole on upper, another back of lower part of right arm, fish J back of lower left arm.
1844: TOL Queanbeyan
16/8/1897 The Age, Melbourne, Victoria:
DENNISON.— On the 15th August, James Dennison (for many years employee of Water Works), dearly beloved father of W. Dennison, of 33 Chelmsford-street,
Kensington, aged 79 years.
Convict Changes History
Terry M Walsh on 26th April, 2017 made the following changes:
date of birth: 24th December, 1821 (prev. 0000), date of death: 15th August, 1897 (prev. 0000), crime
D Wong on 21st October, 2018 made the following changes:
gender: m, crime