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Thomas Cox

Thomas Cox, one of 156 convicts transported on the Arab, 03 July 1822

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Thomas Cox
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1799
Occupation: Farmer
Date of Death: 23rd June, 1883
Age: 84 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Sheep-stealing
Convicted at: Northampton Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Arab
Departure date: 3rd July, 1822
Arrival date: 6th November, 1822
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 155 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 181 (91)
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

Vicki M Vernon on 24th November, 2020 wrote:

Thomas Cox is mentioned as a Pioneer in the book “Tasmania’s North-East” written by the Hon. A W Loone

Convict Changes History

Vicki M Vernon on 24th November, 2020 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1799 (prev. 0000), date of death: 23rd June, 1883 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

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