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life span was 54 years*
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Sentenced to 7 years
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Nell Murphy on 26th September, 2016 wrote:
Peter HAND was convicted August 1818 and received a 7yr transportation sentence. Sent to New South Wales, Australia per the ‘Bencoolen’ 1819 then transferred to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ‘Admiral Cockburn’.
Ticket of Leave granted.
D Wong on 29th September, 2016 wrote:
Medical Journal of the Bencoolen 1819:
Peter Hand; disease or hurt, slight pyrexia, accompanied with constipation. Taken ill, 24 June.
Peter Hand was 45 years old on arrival - he had been transferred to VDL on 16/9/1819 per ‘Admiral Cockburn’ - no crime found.
18/11/1831: Drunk - fined 5/-
April 1841: Admitted to New Norfolk Colonial Hospital with bronchitis.
No date of death found.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 26th September, 2016 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts (prev. ), firstname: Peter, surname: Hand, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 0000, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime
D Wong on 29th September, 2016 made the following changes:
convicted at, date of birth: 1774 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime