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Thomas Dunn, one of 136 convicts transported on the Prince of Orange, 22 July 1822
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||UK Prison Hulk Registers HO9/4. NSW Convict Lists (HO10/18 & HO10/46). Tasmanian Libraries. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 141 (72)
||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 18th May, 2020 wrote:
UK Prison Hulk ship Justitia moored at Woolwich, received 13 Nov. 1821, convicted 15 Oct. 1821 in Shrewsbury, aged 55, Offence Stealing Poultry, Transferred 16 Mar. 1822
Transportation Registers: convicted 15 Oct. 1821 in Shropshire
Conduct Record: Tried 23 Aug. 1821, Transported for Highway Robbery, Sentence Life, Conditional Pardon No.1473 dated 17 Oct. 1837
1822 Convict List - Invalid
1826 Convict Musters - Invalided
** Unsure of initial crime, Highway Robbery or Stealing Poultry, though Sentence was life so possibly Highway Robbery is correct but he was given a pardon early in 1837. Needs more research.
Convict Changes History
Iris Dunne on 18th May, 2020 made the following changes:
term: 99 years (prev. 7 years), source: UK Prison Hulk Registers HO9/4. NSW Convict Lists (HO10/18 & HO10/46). Tasmanian Libraries. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 141 (72) (prev. Australian