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Thomas Brown

Thomas Brown, one of 160 convicts transported on the Richmond, November 1822

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Thomas Brown
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
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: -
Convicted at: London Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Richmond
Departure date: 27th November, 1821
Arrival date: 30th April, 1822
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 159 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 123 (63)
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 25th July, 2019 wrote:

Hobart Town Gazette, 4 Mar 1825
Absconded prisoners

Thomas Brown, 495, 5 ft. 4 in. dark brown hair, light grey eyes, 20 years of age, a bookbinder, tried at London Dec. 1817, sentence life, arrived here in the Richmond 1822, born at Newington, formerly in the service of Mr. J. T. Collicott, Postmaster, absconded from the Public Works June 13,1823.—£2 Reward.

Maureen Withey on 26th July, 2019 wrote:

Hobart Town Gazette, 4 Mar 1825
Absconded prisoners

Thomas Brown, Wm. Grosvenor, Moses Martin, and George Phillips, (advertised in last week’s Gazette) escaped from this Colony in the brig Deveron, and were delivered up to a man of war in the harbour of Rio de Janeiro, August 1823.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 25th July, 2019 made the following changes:

gender: m

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