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Peter Duddy, one of 300 convicts transported on the Coromandel, 27 October 1819
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||19th November, 1842
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 261 (132)
||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 28th April, 2016 wrote:
Peter Duddy was 46 years old on arrival in VDL. His native place was Lancashire.
No crime found.
Peter was 5’6” tall, brown eyes, black hair, nearly bald, pockpitted.
Peter was living in a cave at Blackmans Bay.
31/5/1836 Colonial Times, Hobart:
Peter Duddy, an old hand at Brown’s River, was charged with being an idle and disorderly person, having no fixed place of residence.
He satisfactorily proved he worked hard for his living; and had occupied a cave for years past.
He was discharged, and advised to get a better dwelling.
January 1841: Admitted to the New Norfolk Colonial Hospital with debilitas.
19/11/1842: Died at Hobart, aged 72 of Debility.
Listed as a Labourer.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 28th April, 2016 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1773 (prev. 0000), date of death: 19th November, 1842 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime