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Israel Hooper, one of 369 convicts transported on the Dromedary, 11 September 1819
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||4th July, 1834
life span was 59 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 217 (110). Tasmanian Archives - convict records.
||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 12th December, 2017 wrote:
Israel HOOPER was convicted at Wiltshire, England in March 1819. Life sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ship ‘Dromedary’ 1819.
Work assignments in the Colony.
Died July 1834 (ref. noted on convict record)
Maureen Withey on 6th April, 2019 wrote:
The following prisoners were found guilty, and received sentence… Israel Hooper, for having broken open the house of J. Budd, Trowbridge, and stealing 140 lb of cheese and other articles;..Source:Hampshire Chronicle, Mon Mar 15 1819
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 12th December, 2017 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 217 (110). Tasmanian Archives - convict records. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number