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Thomas Ansell

Thomas Ansell, one of 200 convicts transported on the Bussorah Merchant, 01 October 1829

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Thomas Ansell
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1809
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 1833
Age: 24 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Bussorah Merchant
Departure date: 1st October, 1829
Arrival date: 18th January, 1830
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 199 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 211 (108)
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

Leonie Dolley on 6th May, 2013 wrote:

Thomas was executed in Hobart 1\11\1833.

Penny-Lyn Beale on 17th June, 2021 wrote:

Appropriation Lists of Convicts
Name; Thomas Ansell
No; 349
Age; 20
Trial where & Date; Middlesex
Trade or calling; Glazer’s Boy
Native Place; Shoreditch
How appropriated; W R Bostoch

Convict Changes History

Leonie Dolley on 6th May, 2013 made the following changes:

date of death 1833, gender, crime

Penny-Lyn Beale on 17th June, 2021 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1809 (prev. 0000)

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