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Robert Dickinson, one of 138 convicts transported on the Lady Ridley, 04 January 1821
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||York, Leeds Quarter Sessions
4th January, 1821
27th June, 1821
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 137 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 7 (5)
||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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Peter on 10th August, 2014 wrote:
b. abt 1785 Leeds, York
Trial: Leeds Boro Qtr Sess 23 Oct 1820 sentenced to 7 yrs transport for petty larceny.
HTG Saturday 1 September 1827 – TL – No. 205 – spelled DICKENSON
HTC Saturday 27 October 1827 - CF – No. 205 - spelled DICKINSON
He married Elizabeth Cooke and became a farmer.
1842 TAS census has him in Tea Tree Brush with his wife and three children.
He died 28 Oct 1843 age 60 years.
Convict Changes History
Peter on 10th August, 2014 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1783 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1843 (prev. 0000), gender: m