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George Dixon

George Dixon, one of 192 convicts transported on the Albion, 29 May 1828

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: George Dixon
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1808
Occupation: Millwright
Date of Death: 26th September, 1844
Age: 36 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing lead
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Albion
Departure date: 29th May, 1828
Arrival date: 3rd November, 1828
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 191 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 406. State Records Authority of NSW, COF Butts, 1835 (NRS 12210)
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

Carole on 13th April, 2018 wrote:

Died Grafton, NSW.

Iris Dunne on 13th April, 2018 wrote:

Certificate of Freedom No.35/1166 dated 19 October 1835, Prisoner No.28/1973, Native Place: Deal, Kent, England, Trade: Millwright, Offence: Stealing Lead, Date of Trial: 21 February 1828, Sentence: 7 years, Year of Birth: 1808

Convict Changes History

Carole on 13th April, 2018 made the following changes:

date of death: 26th September, 1844 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

Iris Dunne on 13th April, 2018 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 406. State Records Authority of NSW, COF Butts, 1835 (NRS 12210) (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO1

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