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Henry Meakins, one of 204 convicts transported on the Phoenix, 29 March 1824
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 59 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Middlesex Gaol Delivery
29th March, 1824
21st July, 1824
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 203 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 132
||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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Maureen Withey on 5th August, 2019 wrote:
Hobart Town Gazette, 15 Sept 1827
List of Runaways
487. Meakins, Henry, 5 ft. 7, red brown hair, brown eyes, aged twenty-five, a weaver, tried at Middlesex September 1823, 7 years, per Phoenix 2, born at Shoreditch, scar centre of forehead high up, large scar between thumb and forefinger right hand, absconded from Chain gang Hobart-town June last, Same reward. (£2).
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 5th August, 2019 made the following changes:
gender: m, occupation