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Thomas Barnaby

Thomas Barnaby, one of 180 convicts transported on the Norfolk, 15 April 1825

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Thomas Barnaby
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1797
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 1868
Age: 71 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Breaking and entering and stealing
Convicted at: Suffolk Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Norfolk
Departure date: 15th April, 1825
Arrival date: 18th August, 1825
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 180 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 259 (131)
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

Denis Pember on 4th January, 2017 wrote:

Ipswich Journal Sat 14 Aug 1824 p.2…....
and George Woodgate, Stephen Baldry, Thomas Barnaby, Benjamin Hazelop and Israel Woodgate, for breaking into the dwelling-house of Stephen Capon of Hinton, and stealing six sacks of white clover seed, with the sacks; were all capitally convicted and sentence of death recorded.

Denis Pember on 4th January, 2017 wrote:

In the colony, Thomas married Sophia Freeman, 1838 at Parramatta. He was about 40 years of gae and she was only 15.
Sophia was one of 9 children of Samuel Freeman (Convict, 1801, “Earl Cornwallis”) and Elizabeth Smith (Convict, 1810, “Canada”).
No children to Thomas and Sophia have been located.

Convict Changes History

Denis Pember on 4th January, 2017 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1797 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1868 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime

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