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John Dunn

John Dunn, one of 160 convicts transported on the Juliana, 03 September 1820

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Dunn
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: Horse theft
Convicted at: Cambridge Assizes
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Juliana
Departure date: 3rd September, 1820
Arrival date: 28th December, 1820
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 159 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 385 (194). Tasmanian Archives.
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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Community Contributions

Nell Murphy on 19th March, 2019 wrote:

John DUNN was convicted at Cambridge, England on 14 March 1820 for stealing a mare horse. 14 yr transportation sentence. Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per “Juliana” arriving 1820. Gaol & Hulk reports: “orderly”.

VDL:
Assigned to work services
1823: Drunk - 50 lashes
Ticket of Leave granted
1825: charged with entering a dwelling house with intent.  Committed for trial. Not Guilty.
Pass holider status granted.

N.B.  There are numerous other persons transported named John Dunn.

Convict Changes History

Nell Murphy on 19th March, 2019 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 385 (194). Tasmanian Archives. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 385 (194)), gend

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