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John Dodd

John Dodd, one of 240 convicts transported on the Marquis of Hastings, 16 March 1839

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Dodd
Aliases: none
Gender: -

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

Life Span

Life span

Median life span was 57 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 29 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Essex Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 29 years
Ship: Marquis of Hastings
Departure date: 16th March, 1839
Arrival date: 23rd July, 1839
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 240 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 3 (2)
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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Anonymous on 21st July, 2011 wrote:

Birth 08 May 1810
Death: 26 Nov 1873 - EMU BAY,Tasmania
Marriage/Relationship: 1856 - HORTON, Tasmania (MCMAHON, ANN) 

#: RT14420 : Inquest Details: Dodd, John Age 64
Ship or Native Place Marquis of Hastings (1) Free by Servitude
Death Date 26 Nov 1873 Inquest Date 27 Nov 1873   Verdict Natural causes

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