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Henry Oppy, one of 300 convicts transported on the Cornwall, 28 February 1851
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/17, Page Number 35 (20)
||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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D Wong on 19th October, 2013 wrote:
Henry Oppy was 22 years old and his native place was Cornwall. Henry was transported for robbing his master, Mr Traleure, near Bodmin, of £18.
Henry was 5’7” tall, single, dark complexion, dark brown hair, black whiskers, hazel eyes, cast in both eyes, tattoos, could read a little and his mother, Mary was at his native place.
19/10/1852: Recommended for CP
13/8/1853: Free Certificate.
The only other mention of Henry was from the AUS-Tasmanian Genealogy website which said “To Gibralter”.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 19th October, 2013 made the following changes:
date of birth 1828, gender, occupation, crime