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Henry Dixon, one of 200 convicts transported on the Surrey, 13 July 1829
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||9th January, 1840
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 123 (64)
||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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Nell Murphy on 20th April, 2016 wrote:
Henry Dixon was convicted at Warwick on 27 April 1829 for stealing wearing apparel. 7yr sentence. Previous offences.
Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) on the ship ‘Surrey’ arriving Dec 1829.
Assignments in Colony.
Records of misconduct, punishments and time at Port Arthur Penal Settlement.
7 Oct 1833: Breaking & entering. Committed to trial at Supreme Court. To be hanged - commuted to Life.
Died H.M. Colonial Hospital 9 Jan 1840.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 20th April, 2016 made the following changes:
date of death: 9th January, 1840 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime