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Israel Hooper

Israel Hooper, one of 369 convicts transported on the Dromedary, 11 September 1819

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Israel Hooper
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 4th July, 1834
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: Wilts. Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Dromedary
Departure date: 11th September, 1819
Arrival date: 10th January, 1820
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 369 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 217 (110). Tasmanian Archives - convict records.
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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Community Contributions

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

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