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Thomas Atkin, one of 200 convicts transported on the Bussorah Merchant, 01 October 1829
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||16th April, 1836
life span was 51 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Northampton (Liberty of Petersborough) Quarter Session Oyer and Terminer and Gaol Delivery
1st October, 1829
18th January, 1830
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 199 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 212
||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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Penny-Lyn Beale on 26th May, 2021 wrote:
New South Wales and Tasmania, Australia Convict Musters.
Name; Thomas Atkin
Ship; Bussorah Merchant
Noted against name; DIED; 16 April 1836
Penny-Lyn Beale on 17th June, 2021 wrote:
Appropriation Lists of Convicts
Trade or calling; Shoemaker & Labourer
Native Place; London
How appropriated; Josiah Spode Esq.
Convict Changes History
Penny-Lyn Beale on 26th May, 2021 made the following changes:
date of death: 16th April, 1836 (prev. 0000), gender: m
Penny-Lyn Beale on 17th June, 2021 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1794 (prev. 0000), occupation