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Thomas Alexander, one of 200 convicts transported on the Surrey, 13 July 1829
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 60 years*
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Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 123 (64.).
Tasmanian Archives - convicts http://search.archives.tas.gov.au/ImageViewer/image_viewer.htm?CON31-1-1,433,94,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 31st October, 2012 wrote:
Thomas was convicted for stealing brass kettles. 7 yr sentence.
Transported to Van Diemens Land (Tasmania).
Single man. Aged 20yrs on arrival in 1829. Brown hair; light blue eyes; 5’5”; farm labourer.
12/10/1833: Gross per….. in his evidence upon oath in a case of trespass - 25 lashes.
Assigned to Mr. John McRae.
Muster 1835: on a Ticket of Leave.
Convict Changes History
Carol Axton-Thompson on 31st October, 2012 made the following changes:
source, date of birth 1809, gender, occupation, crime