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Thomas Connor

Thomas Connor, one of 290 convicts transported on the Mangles, 21 November 1839

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Thomas Connor
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1811
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 15 years

Crime: Highway robbery
Convicted at: Nottingham Assizes
Sentence term: 15 years
Ship: Mangles
Departure date: 21st November, 1839
Arrival date: 27th April, 1840
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 289 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 131 (67)
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 24th March, 2019 wrote:

Thomas Connor Mangles 1839
15/3/1839 Nottingham Review and General Advertiser for the Midland Counties Nottinghamshire, England:
Thomas Connor, highway robbery, and stealing from the person of John Ward, 6s.

Thomas Connor was 28 years old on arrival.
Native Place: Birmingham.

Occupation: Button turner/labourer

Thomas was literate, Catholic, a widower - no children listed, 5’5ΒΌ” tall, ruddy and freckled complexion, dark brown hair, hazel eyes, lost canine tooth right side of upper jaw, three scars over left eyebrow, mole on left side of chin, two scars back of forefinger of right hand, SOExGExBJxG on upper left arm, scar inside middle finger of left hand, seven dots back of same hand, mark of a severe burn on right instep.

18/5/1840: Arrived at Norfolk Island on Mangles.

12/3/1844: Arrived VDL per ‘Duke of Richmond - he was then listed as 32.

2/3/1847: TOL
5/2/1850: CP

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 24th March, 2019 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1811 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

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