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Ferdinand Dowland, one of 262 convicts transported on the Lady Penrhyn, Scarborough and Alexander, January 1787
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||24th February, 1827
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 9 (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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D Wong on 2nd February, 2015 wrote:
Ferdinand was transported for attempting to sell a stolen horse, value 30 shillings.
He was 32 years old and was listed as a “Dustman”
4/9/1793: Married Jane Jackson alias Esther Roberts (Lady Penrhyn).
24 October 1795 - Listed as Free and Off-stores
1806 - Working as a fisherman.
24/2/1827: Ferdinand died at the Sydney Benevolent Asylum and was buried at St Phillips, Sydney. Buried as Ferdinand DOOLAN
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 2nd February, 2015 made the following changes:
alias1: Doolan, alias2: Dowlan, date of birth: 1754 (prev. 0000), date of death: 24th February, 1827 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime