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Thomas Briggs, one of 200 convicts transported on the England, 31 March 1832
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 7 years
||Cambridge Town Quarter Sessions
31st March, 1832
18th July, 1832
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 199 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 289 (145)
||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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Penny-Lyn Beale on 29th May, 2021 wrote:
New South Wales and Tasmania, Australia Convict Musters.
Name; Thomas Briggs
Ship; England - 1832
Noted against name; DIED; on voyage
Penny-Lyn Beale on 14th April, 2022 wrote:
England Medical Record. Case No; 4
Name; Thos, Briggs
Age; 17 years. Born about 1817.
Disease; Atrophic [‘poorly nourished’]
Date taken ill. 28 March 1832
Surgeons Notes; I was struck with the emaciated and unhealthy appearance of this boy & ordered him to be conveyed to the hospital. He appears to be laboring under complication of diseases - his limbs are in a woeful state of emaciation and his belly swelled .....
Died; 2 May 1832
Convict Changes History
Penny-Lyn Beale on 29th May, 2021 made the following changes:
date of death: 1832 (prev. 0000), gender: m
Penny-Lyn Beale on 14th April, 2022 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1817 (prev. 0000)