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Mary Dickinson, one of 90 convicts transported on the Louisa, 21 August 1827
Name, Aliases & Gender
||Wood (alias), Simpson (alias), Dixon
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||Servant of all work
|Date of Death:
life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 280
||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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Penny-Lyn Beale on 31st December, 2020 wrote:
New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents.
Ship: Louisa - 1827
Name; Mary Dickinson or Dixon or Wood or Simpson. Age; 22
Reads. Protestant, Married - no children
Native County; York. Trade; Servant all work.
Offence; Robbing person
Trial; Hull - 12 July - 7 years - 2 previous
Height; 5 ft. 5 in
Complexion; Ruddy pock pitted
Eyes; Hazel grey
Date of Certificate;
Assigned; James Underwood, Sydney
Additional Remarks; HUSBAND: convicted as George Dixon in July
Maureen Withey on 3rd February, 2021 wrote:
Louisa, Surgeon’s Journal.
Folios 9-13: case no 7, Mary Dickinson, aged 21, convict, taken ill at sea; sick or hurt, fever (synochus), felt unwell for three days past with loss of appetite, a sensation of cold water running down the spine, general chilliness, complaints of pain of forehead, vertigo, severe pain in the loins; put on sick list 1 September 1827, discharged 26 September 1827 cured.
Convict Changes History
Penny-Lyn Beale on 31st December, 2020 made the following changes:
alias1: Wood (alias) (prev. Wood (Alias)), alias2: Simpson (alias) (prev. Simpson (Alias)), alias3: Dixon, date of birth: 1805 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime
Maureen Withey on 3rd February, 2021 made the following changes: