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Thomas Brown

Thomas Brown, one of 305 convicts transported on the Maitland, 19 March 1840

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Thomas Brown
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1816
Occupation: Cotton spinner
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Coining
Convicted at: Chester Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Maitland
Departure date: 19th March, 1840
Arrival date: 14th July, 1840
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 305 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 161 (82)
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

D Wong on 9th October, 2018 wrote:

Thomas Brown was 24 years old on arrival - Native Place: Lancashire.

Thomas was illiterate, protestant, married with 2 male children, 5’5” tall, ruddy complexion, light brown hair, hazel eyes, eyebrows partially meeting, raised mole on each side of neck, small blue dot on right side of nose, rose tree in a pot under lower right arm, scar on left elbow, scar on palm of left hand near the forefinger, two back of middle finger of same.

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 9th October, 2018 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1816 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

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