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Dennis Fanning, one of 296 convicts transported on the Palmerston, 08 November 1860
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 60 years*
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Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 6 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 93, Class and Piece Number HO11/18, Page Number 340 (172). W.A. convicts.
||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 6th September, 2016 wrote:
Dennis Fanning was convicted at Middlesex, London for picking pockets, 1857. 6yr sentence. Transported to Western Australia per the ‘Palmerston’ 1860. Aged 26yrs. Ship’s record indicate that Dennis died during the voyage.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 6th September, 2016 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 93, Class and Piece Number HO11/18, Page Number 340 (172). W.A. convicts. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 93, Class and Piece Number HO11/18, Page Number 340 (172)), alias1: