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Thomas Cosgrove

Thomas Cosgrove, one of 180 convicts transported on the Almorah, April 1817

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Thomas Cosgrove
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1794
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Middlesex Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Almorah
Departure date: April, 1817
Arrival date: 29th August, 1817
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 182 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 341 (172)
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

Lavinia on 21st June, 2012 wrote:

Place of Trial: Middlesex Quarter Session
Date of Trial: 9 April 1816
Sentence: 7 years
Native place: Middlesex
Occupation: Smith and labourer
Height: 22 years
Age: 5 ft 7 in
Complex: Dark pale
Hair: Sandy
Eyes: Hazel
Source: Source: James McClelland’s ‘Convicts Arriving in Australia’ January to June 1817 Book 33.

Convict Changes History

Lavinia on 21st June, 2012 made the following changes:

date of birth 1794-00-00, gender m

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