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||6th August, 1877
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||New South Wales Convict indents 1788-1842
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Gail Stevens on 17th February, 2014 wrote:
Thomas was born c.1810 in Portsea, England (son of Thomas Blake and Mary Sayers). He arrived in Australia about 1834 as a convict. Thomas was convicted on 27th February, 1834 at the Meath Assizes and was sentenced to seven years. He received a Ticket of Leave on 24th May, 1839. He met Ann Walsh and from birth certificates they were supposedly married in Newcastle in 1840, but no registration has been found. They had nine children: Anne b.c.1841; Elizabeth b. 1843; Margaret b. 10 October 1845; Fanny b. 9 August 1847; Mary Jane b. 4 September 1849; William Thomas b. 13 October 1851; Emily b. 20 December 1953; Louisa b.c. 1855; Sarah b. 14 April 1859. Sadly Ann died three days after giving birth to Sarah. Thomas d. 6 August 1877 at Gogodery Creek, Molong.
Convict Changes History
Gail Stevens on 17th February, 2014 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: New South Wales Convict indents 1788-1842 (prev. ), firstname: Thomas, surname: Blake, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1810, date of death: 6th August, 1877, gender: m, occupation, crime