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Michael Dillon

Michael Dillon, one of 280 convicts transported on the Recovery, 27 May 1837

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Michael Dillon
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1813
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 53 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: Lancaster Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Recovery
Departure date: 27th May, 1837
Arrival date: 8th October, 1837
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 279 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 46
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

Penny-Lyn Beale on 1st June, 2021 wrote:

UK, Royal Navy Medical Journals,
Surgeon; Edward Jeffery
Ship; Recovery; 4 May 1837 - 13 Nov 1837.
Name; Mick Dillon
Age; 26 [1813]
Disease; Scorbutus
Date; 8 October
Discharged; HOSPITAL

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 1st June, 2021 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1813 (prev. 0000), gender: m

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