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Richard Hopkins

Richard Hopkins, one of 184 convicts transported on the Phoenix, November 1821

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Richard Hopkins
Aliases: Rudland (alias)
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 58 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: Norfolk Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Phoenix
Departure date: November, 1821
Arrival date: 20th May, 1822
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 183 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 115 (59)
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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jilloz7 on 2nd May, 2016 wrote:

“Phoenix” departed Portsmouth 5 Jan 1822, arrived Tasmania 20 May 1822.  TASMANIAN NAME_INDEXES:1403010
Link to his conduct record http://search.archives.tas.gov.au/ImageViewer/image_viewer.htm?CON31-1-18,172,139,F,60
Conditional Pardon #127 Granted 12 Jan 1842.

jilloz7 on 2nd May, 2016 wrote:

20 May 1822: Colonial Secretary’s Papers: Arrived in van Dieman’s Land.

jilloz7 on 3rd May, 2016 wrote:

Unknown Newspaper Report:  “Richard Hopkins, one of 184 convicts transported on the Phoenix, November 1821”    Convicted at Norfolk Assizes for a term of life on 13 August 1821.  http://oldbritishnews.com/convicts/index.php/transported_convicts-249/

Convict Changes History

jilloz7 on 2nd May, 2016 made the following changes:

alias1: Rudland (alias) (prev. Rudland (Alias))

jilloz7 on 2nd May, 2016 made the following changes:

gender: m

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