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Philip Gunning, one of 190 convicts transported on the Phoenix, 04 March 1828
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||10th September, 1862
life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 328
||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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frank harris on 20th February, 2014 wrote:
Phillip married Ann Cardwell at Windsor N,S,W,on
16/11/1846.He was 38 years old and had 8 children
His parents were John Gunning and Sarah Picture.His brother Robert(1802-1883)was also a convict to Australia.Phillip was my 2nd great grandfather. Jeanette Gunning /Harris born 1943.
David Gunning on 25th February, 2018 wrote:
Philip committed a number of petty crimes before finally being condemned to death, commuted to transportation for life. He was originally assigned to Sir John Jamison but after serving time on Chain Gang for stealing fruit was reassigned to Thomas Jones, a freed convict, who had a land grant at Wilberforce, NSW. He received a Ticket of Leave 1848 which specifically prohibited his return to the UK. He was later granted land at Bathurst.
Convict Changes History
frank harris on 20th February, 2014 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1808 (prev. 0000), date of death: 10th September, 1862 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation
David Gunning on 25th February, 2018 made the following changes: