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Francis Dorrington, one of 224 convicts transported on the Isabella, 22 November 1831
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 234
||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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Penny-Lyn Beale on 4th November, 2020 wrote:
New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842.
Name; Francis Dorrington
No; 32 - 429. Indent No; 20
Age; 29 Est birth Year; 1802
Read & Write;
Married, 1 male and 1 female child
Native Place; Tregony
Calling; Van driver, post boy, ostler
Offence; Robbing van office
Date of Trial: 24th Mar 1831
Sentence; 7 years. previous conviction. 6 months
Height; 5 ft. 5 1/4
Hair; Dark brown.
Noted against name; BROTHER; John Dorrington two years ago ( possibly; Per ship Burrell - 1830)
Convict Changes History
Penny-Lyn Beale on 4th November, 2020 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1802 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime