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Edward Lovell Dwyer

Edward Lovell Dwyer, one of 280 convicts transported on the Aboukir, 24 December 1851

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Edward Lovell Dwyer
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1824
Occupation: Seaman
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Central Criminal Court
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Aboukir
Departure date: 24th December, 1851
Arrival date: 20th February, 1852
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land and Norfolk Island. [These convicts appear to have all landed in Van Diemen's Land]
Passenger manifest Travelled with 279 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/17, Page Number 295 (150)
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

Leonie Dolley on 20th April, 2013 wrote:

Edwards crime was stated as Feloniously returning from transportation. Prison report good. Admitted to the crime. He stated I received a sentence of 12 months prior to being sent to V.D.Land. I was first sent out in the Mariner and went to Port Phillip. Was tried Newgate in April 1846. I went home in the Maitland 1849. cert Hobart 21\10\1858.

Convict Changes History

Leonie Dolley on 20th April, 2013 made the following changes:

date of birth 1824, gender, occupation

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