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John Dovey, one of 330 convicts transported on the Lady Raffles, 30 November 1840
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||6th May, 1846
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 10 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 249 (126). TAHO, Registers of Convict Deaths. Linc, Description List (CON18-1-26) and Conduct Record (CON33-1-6)
||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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Iris Dunne on 30th April, 2018 wrote:
Death 6 May 1846 in Hospital at Launceston, Tasmania
Description List: Trade: Labourer, Age 28
Conduct Record: Transported for Stealing a Sheep, Trade: Ploughman & Farm Labourer
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Convict Changes History
Iris Dunne on 30th April, 2018 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 249 (126). TAHO, Registers of Convict Deaths. Linc, Description List (CON18-1-26) and Conduct Record (CON33-1-6) (prev. Australian Joint Copying Proje