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Matthew Stevenson, one of 136 convicts transported on the Prince of Orange, 22 July 1822
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||15th September, 1824
life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 142
||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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Leonie Dolley on 12th April, 2013 wrote:
Mathew was executed on 9\9\1824.
greg petersen on 5th February, 2017 wrote:
extract from Hobart Town Gazette 24 Sep 1824:
Matthew Stevenson, William Hillyer,Philip Hardy, and John Twiggs, stealing in a dwelling-house, and putting persons therein in fear. All Guilty Death. Execution respited till the 15th of September,
instant, and then done upon Stephenson and Twiggs. Hillyer and Hardy are pardoned on condition of transportation for life.
Convict Changes History
Leonie Dolley on 12th April, 2013 made the following changes:
date of death 1924, gender
Leonie Dolley on 15th April, 2013 made the following changes:
date of death 1824
greg petersen on 5th February, 2017 made the following changes:
date of death: 15th September, 1824 (prev. 1824)