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Richard Lawrence

Richard Lawrence, one of 369 convicts transported on the Dromedary, 11 September 1819

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Richard Lawrence
Aliases: Perry (alias)
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Wilts. Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
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


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 217 (110)
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

Maureen Withey on 4th February, 2020 wrote:

Hogarth Town Gazette, 6 May 1826.
GOVERNMENT NOTICE.  Colonial Secretary’s Office, May 2, 1826.
CERTIFICATES of Freedom have been issued to the undermentioned Persons during the last Week :—
Richard Laurence alias Perry ..... Dromedary

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 4th February, 2020 made the following changes:

alias1: Perry (alias) (prev. Perry (Alias)), gender: m

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