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Thomas Chapman, one of 219 convicts transported on the Ocean, August 1815
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Southampton, Portsmouth Quarter Sessions
30th January, 1816
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 220 other convicts
||James McLelland's Researches
||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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iain Frazier on 1st September, 2019 wrote:
Thomas was born about 1790.
At the time of sentencing in 1814 he was age24 5’7” dark ruddy, hair brown, eyes hazel.
iain Frazier on 8th September, 2020 wrote:
Mr Smee shows a Thomas b.1790 dying in 1853 at Mulgoa NSW.
Convict Changes History
iain Frazier on 1st September, 2019 made the following changes:
source: James McLelland's Researches (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 240), gender: m