Hi Guest!
Contribute to this record

Thomas Booth

Thomas Booth, one of 180 convicts transported on the Almorah, April 1817

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Thomas Booth
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 2nd February, 1854
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Almorah
Departure date: April, 1817
Arrival date: 29th August, 1817
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 178 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 342. Tasmanian Archives - Convicts. http://portal.archives.tas.gov.au/
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.

Did you find the person you were looking for?

If Thomas Booth was the person you were looking for, you may be able to discover more about them by looking at our resources page.

If you have more hunting to do, try a new search or browse the convict records.

Know more about Thomas Booth?

Contribute to this record

Community Contributions

Carol Axton-Thompson on 2nd October, 2012 wrote:

Thomas was transferred to van Diemen’s Land per ‘Pilot’, arriving 28 Sep 1817. Convict no. 5932.

Colonial Offence:
15/07/1818 Absent from lodgings at night - work for Govt. 1 week in his own time.

Conditional Pardon no. 296 29 Sep 1831.

Died at Impression Bay (Tasman Peninsula, Tasmania) 2 Feb 1854, aged 81 yrs.(Tas Pioneer Index ref: 162/1854-35 Tasman district).

Convict Changes History

Carol Axton-Thompson on 2nd October, 2012 made the following changes:

source, date of death 2nd February, 1854, gender

This record was discovered and printed on ConvictRecords.com.au