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Thomas Dixon, one of 327 convicts transported on the Indefatigable and Minstrel, 09 May 1812
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 64. Tasmanian Archives.
||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 19th October, 2017 wrote:
Thomas DIXON was convicted at Middlesex Gaol, London on 29 May 1811 for having forged notes in his possession. 14 yr transportation sentence. Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ship ‘Indefatigable’ arriving 1812.
Aged 32 yrs; a shoemaker.
Native place: London
Clear Conduct record
Conditional Emancipation issued 31 Jan 1820. No. 1291.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 19th October, 2017 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 64. Tasmanian Archives. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 64), date of birth: 177