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Henry Hawksley

Henry Hawksley, one of 330 convicts transported on the Lord Lyndoch, 15 April 1836

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Henry Hawksley
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1819
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 1864
Age: 45 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Theft of boots
Convicted at: Notts. Town Quarter Session
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Lord Lyndoch
Departure date: 15th April, 1836
Arrival date: 20th August, 1836
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 329 other convicts

References

Primary source: England & Wales Criminal Registers (HO27/48, page 84 & HO27/50, page 91). Tasmanian Libraries. UK Prison Hulk Registers (HO9/2 - 2 separate entries). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 254
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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Iris Dunne on 18th May, 2020 wrote:

Prison Hulk ship Fortitude moored at Chatham, received 22 May 1835, aged 16, convicted 9 April 1835 for stealing a pair of Boots, transferred to Euryalus 31 May 1835

Prison Hulk ship Euryalus moored at Chatham, received 31 May 1835, aged 16, convicted 9 April 1835 for stealing a pair of Boots, transferred to Lord Lyndoch 11 April 1836 for VDL

Description List No.2095 aged 17
https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON18-1-13$init=CON18-1-13P181

Iris Dunne on 18th May, 2020 wrote:

Criminal Registers:
- Midsummer 1834, Nottimghamshire, Offence Larceny, Sentence 3 months imprisonment & whipped

- Trial 9 April 1835 in Nottinghamshire, Offence Larceny, before convicted of Felony, Sentence Transportation 7 years

Convict Changes History

Lou on 18th May, 2020 made the following changes:

date of death: 1864 (prev. 0000)

Iris Dunne on 18th May, 2020 made the following changes:

source: Tasmanian Libraries. UK Prison Hulk Registers HO9/2. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 254 (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, P

Iris Dunne on 18th May, 2020 made the following changes:

source: England & Wales Criminal Registers (HO27/48, page 84 & HO27/50, page 91). Tasmanian Libraries. UK Prison Hulk Registers HO9/2. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 254 (prev. Tasmanian Li

Iris Dunne on 18th May, 2020 made the following changes:

source: England & Wales Criminal Registers (HO27/48, page 84 & HO27/50, page 91). Tasmanian Libraries. UK Prison Hulk Registers (HO9/2 - 2 separate entries). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number

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