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Thomas Bantock, one of 170 convicts transported on the Lord Melville, 14 November 1828
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 51 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 526
||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 16th February, 2019 wrote:
4/4/1828 Cambridge Chronicle and Journal Cambridgeshire, England:
Thomas Bantock, for stealing a heifer from Mr. Joseph Farrow, of Hawstead.
Thomas Bantock was 37 years old on arrival.
Native Place: Suffolk.
3rd conviction, 7 years, served 5 years in Hulk.
Thomas was illiterate, married with 2 children, 5’7¾” tall, ruddy fair complexion, dark brown to grey hair, brown eyes.
Assigned to William Lawson, Bathurst.
Jan.1838: Allowed to remain in the district of Bathurst.
19/5/1838: TOL Bathurst.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 16th February, 2019 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1791 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime