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James Dyer

James Dyer, one of 100 convicts transported on the Woodford, 29 July 1826

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: James Dyer
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1804
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 1826
Age: 22 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 58 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: Southampton Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Woodford
Departure date: 29th July, 1826
Arrival date: 22nd November, 1826
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 99 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 42
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

Penny-Lyn Beale on 2nd November, 2020 wrote:

Australian Convict Transportation Registers – Other Fleets & Ships, 1791-1868
Date of trial; 27th February 1826.
Noted against his name: DIED on voyage 15 May 1826

Penny-Lyn Beale on 2nd November, 2020 wrote:

UK, Royal Navy Medical Journals, 1817-1856
James Dyer.
Age: 22 . Birth Year: 1804
Treatment Year: 1826
Treatment Place: United Kingdom
Nature of the Disease; Febris (Fever) Loss of appetite pain, shivering, headache
No of the Case;
Date taken ill:  10th Aug 1826.
Discharged; Died about 4 o’clock am

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 2nd November, 2020 made the following changes:

gender: m

Penny-Lyn Beale on 2nd November, 2020 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1804 (prev. 0000)

Penny-Lyn Beale on 2nd November, 2020 made the following changes:

date of death: 1826 (prev. 0000)

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