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Thomas Adams, one of 290 convicts transported on the Asia, 05 November 1835
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||Farmer & ploughman
|Date of Death:
life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 207 (106). Tasmanian Archives - convicts http://search.archives.tas.gov.au/ImageViewer/image_viewer.htm?CON31-1-2,174,140,L,80
||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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Carol Axton-Thompson on 15th September, 2013 wrote:
N.B. There are 2 Thomas Adams on this voyage of the Asia, 1836.
Thomas Adams was convicted at Stafford on 15/10/1834 for stealing a game cockbird. 7yr sentence. Previously imprisoned for poaching.
Hulk Report: Orderly
Ship Surgeon’s Report: Very well behaved.
Single man; brown eyes; stout made; 5’4 1/4”; ploughman/farmer; aged 23yrs on arrival. Native place - Uttoxter, Staffordshire.
Assignments in Colony.
Ticket of Leave 06/10/1840
Free Certificate 1841
Convict Changes History
Carol Axton-Thompson on 15th September, 2013 made the following changes:
source, date of birth 1812, gender, occupation, crime