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Thomas Appleby, one of 200 convicts transported on the Tottenham, January 1818
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 6
||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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D Wong on 15th April, 2016 wrote:
3/5/1817 Northampton Mercury Northamptonshire, England:
William Thompson and Thomas Appleby, charged with assaulting, and robbing of about 3s. silver halfpence the King’s highway.
Thomas was 20 years old and his native place was Coventry.
He was 5’7 ½: tall, ruddy complexion, dark flaxen hair, hazel eyes.
1822: Assigned to J Davison, Windsor
1823-25: Assigned to Mr Chaseling, Wilberforce
1828 in iron gang 6 on the Windsor Road
1832-33 a shepherd employed by John Eales
1836/37 assigned to John Eales, Maitland
1839: TOL Maitland Bench
26/6/1839: TOL Passport – allowed to proceed to Liverpool Plains in the service of Mr. John Eales for 12 months.
Ditto on 25/7/1840, 8/3/1842, 28/4/1843, 26/9/1844 and 18/10/1847.
No marriage or children found on the NSW BDM – there is a death listed of a Thomas Appleby who died 1878 aged 84 at Windsor.
There was also another Thomas Appleby who arrived per “Surrey 1836” he died 5/8/1901 at Bermagui, NSW.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 15th April, 2016 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1798 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime