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John Dunn, one of 204 convicts transported on the Phoenix, 29 March 1824
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 132. Old Bailey court. Tasmanian Archives.
||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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Nell Murphy on 19th March, 2019 wrote:
John DUNN was convicted at Middlesex Gaol Delivery, London on 18 Feb 1824 for stealing from a dwelling house. 7 yr transportation sentence. Gaol Report: Previous offence where he received a 7 yr transportation sentence of which he served 4 yrs at B…...
Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per “Phoenix” 1824.
Aged 33 yrs; married man.
Colony of VDL”
Assigned to work serivces.
Several notes of misconduct & punishments.
1829: at Oatlands Chain Gang.
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 HO11/5, Page Number 132. Old Bailey court. Tasmanian Archives. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 132