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George Dunn

George Dunn, one of 180 convicts transported on the Dunvegan Castle, 28 September 1829

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: George Dunn
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1806
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 10th March, 1830
Age: 24 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 53 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Stealing a horse
Convicted at: Durham Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Dunvegan Castle
Departure date: 28th September, 1829
Arrival date: 13th March, 1830
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 179 other convicts

References

Primary source: The National Archives of the UK (TNA) Ref. No. ADM 101/20/6. England & Wales Criminal Registers (HO27/37, Page 157). UK Prison Hulk Registers HO9/4. State Archives NSW, Indents (NRS 12188, Item 4/4015, Microfiche 675). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 194
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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Iris Dunne on 2nd October, 2019 wrote:

Died on the Passage

Criminal Registers: Offence Horse Stealing, Sentence Death commuted to Transportation for Life

Prison Hulk ship Justitia moored at Woolwich, Convicted 24 April 1829, Received 3 July 1829, aged 23, Offence Horse Stealing, Transported 16 September 1829

Medical Journal: Admitted 20 Jan. 1830 Dysentery, Died 10 March 1830

Convict Changes History

Iris Dunne on 2nd October, 2019 made the following changes:

source: The National Archives of the UK (TNA) Ref. No. ADM 101/20/6. England & Wales Criminal Registers (HO27/37, Page 157). UK Prison Hulk Registers HO9/4. State Archives NSW, Indents (NRS 12188, Item 4/4015, Microfiche 675). Australian Joint Copying Pro

Iris Dunne on 2nd October, 2019 made the following changes:

gender: m

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