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Timothy Puxley

Timothy Puxley, one of 230 convicts transported on the Dudbrook, 17 November 1852

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Timothy Puxley
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1827
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 10 years

Crime: Felony
Convicted at: Norfolk Norwich Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 10 years
Ship: Dudbrook
Departure date: 17th November, 1852
Arrival date: 7th February, 1853
Place of arrival Western Australia
Passenger manifest Travelled with 234 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/17, Page Number 571 (288)
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

D Wong on 22nd September, 2018 wrote:

15/3/1851 Norfolk News Norfolk, England:

Timothy Puxley, aged 25, was charged with having stolen two hens, the propert of Mr. Snelling Roper ; and William Doughty was indicted for having received them, well knowing them to have been stolen. The Jury returned a verdict of Not Guilty.

Timothy Puxley was then charged with having on the 9th February, at Colby, stole a turkey, the property of Hanah Pearson.  The prisoner it appeared, from the evidence of Doughty, who was admitted witness in this case, sold the fowl to Doughty on the morning after the robbert.  The turkey was produced and identified.  Guilty.  The prisoner having been previously convicted of felony as sentenced to ten years’ transportation.

Timothy Puxley was 26 years old on arrival in WA.  He was Married with 2 children, 5’4½” tall, brown hair, hazel eyes, swarthy complexion, stout, H on right arm.

Occupation: Thatcher.

28/2/1854: TOL
12/4/1856: CP

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 22nd September, 2018 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1827 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime

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