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Thomas Carter, one of 301 convicts transported on the Royal Admiral, March 1800
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||10th April, 1828
life span was 58 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
20th November, 1800
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 300 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 272
||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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Bill Middleditch on 3rd February, 2020 wrote:
Convicted 20 March, 1797, Kingston Upon Surrey
Arrived NSW 1800
Certificate of Freedom 20 March, 1811, Sydney NSW
Died Hobart, Tasmania, 15 April, 1828, Aged 58, occupation - Constable
D Wong on 3rd February, 2020 wrote:
Elizabeth Hemming (Glatton 1803) was assigned to Thomas Carter (Royal Admiral 1800) on her arrival.
Elizabeth had given birth to a daughter, Hannah, on 12/7/1803, this was 4 months after her arrival, the father was listed as James Goldsmith.
Thomas Carter and Elizabeth then had 3 sons, born in NSW.
1813: John (also named as Joseph).
No registration of a marriage found.
1814: Thomas and Elizabeth traveled to VDL where Thomas served as a Constable.
1818: Son Henry was born in VDL.
10/4/1828: Thomas died in Hobart, aged 58.
20/4/1829: Elizabeth Carter then married Johnathan Griffiths (Chapman 1826).
4/10/1847: Elizabeth died at the home of son Henry, aged 70.
Convict Changes History
Bill Middleditch on 3rd February, 2020 made the following changes:
date of death: 10th April, 1828 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation
D Wong on 3rd February, 2020 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1770 (prev. 0000)