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Thomas Aston, one of 276 convicts transported on the Asia, 25 April 1840
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||24th March, 1851
life span was 59 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 10 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 192
||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 12th February, 2013 wrote:
Thomas Aston was 16 years old ant the time of his arrest, along with three others for “demolishing a house by force” in the Birmingham riots of 1839. His occupation was a Gunsmith’s Labourer.
Surgeons report: Quiet and very orderly.
22/1/1844: 2nd Class Probation Pass Holder.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 12th February, 2013 made the following changes:
date of birth 1824, date of death 24th March, 1851, gender, occupation, crime