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Thomas Bowman

Thomas Bowman, one of 300 convicts transported on the Baring, April 1815

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Thomas Bowman
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 53 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Felony
Convicted at: York, North Riding Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Baring
Departure date: April, 1815
Arrival date: 7th September, 1815
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 300 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 208
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

Maureen Withey on 19th April, 2021 wrote:

On Sunday sennight, the following male convicts left York Castle, in order to be delivered on board the Hulks at Portsmouth or Langston Harbour, James Kisdale, John Hutchinson, David Heste, John Spence, James Cox, Thomas Dickins, Geo. Williams, alias Williamson, Thomas Bowman, and Joseph Arundale ; and John Dale, George Todd and Thomas Retford, from the New Gaol, to be severally transported for the term of seven years, except John Dale, who is to be transported for fourteen years. 
Lancaster Gazette, 21 May 1814.

Hulk Report. HO-9-8 3. page 34.
Received from York, 4 May 1814.
Thomas Bowman, age 19, Felony, tried 19 April 1814, at Allerton, 7 years, NSW 23 ? 1815.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 19th April, 2021 made the following changes:

gender: m, crime

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