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Thomas Cross

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Thomas Cross
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1802
Occupation: Farm labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Perjury
Convicted at: Ireland, Tipperary
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: London
Departure date: 20th December, 1850
Arrival date: 19th March, 1851
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 272 other convicts

References

Primary source: 'Ireland-Australia transportation database'. NAI
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Community Contributions

Philip Murphy on 30th May, 2013 wrote:

Trial date: 25/07/1849
One of 288 prisoners embarked on Ship London at Kingstown (Dun Laoghaire), Co. Dublin on 13th and 16th December 1850 from Mountjoy Prison, Dublin. Ship sailed 20th Dec 1850 and was 89 days at sea reaching Hobart Town on 19th March 1851.

D Wong on 4th June, 2017 wrote:

Thomas Cross was 48 years old on arrival in VDL and was transported for ‘perjury in a land case’, the prosecutor was Mr. Fleming from county Limerick.

Thomas was 5’3 1/4” tall, fresh complexion, brown hair, brown to grey whiskers, blue eyes, reads and writes a little, partially bald, under lip projects, small scar upper lip, married with 2 children.

Wife: Bridget at native place - County Tipperary
Father: Michael
Brothers: Patrick, John (America)
Sister: Bridget at Native Place.

7/12/1852: TOL
12/8/1853: TOL revoked
29/8/1854: TOL
1/5/1855: CP
12/8/1856: COF

Convict Changes History

Philip Murphy on 30th May, 2013 made the following changes:

convicted at, term 7 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 1802, date of death 0000, gender, occupation, crime

D Wong on 4th June, 2017 made the following changes:

voyage, occupation

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