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Thomas Cummins

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Thomas Cummins
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1816
Occupation: Shoemaker's boy
Date of Death: 1840
Age: 24 years

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: Stealing clothes
Convicted at: Cork City
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Waterloo
Departure date: 18th November, 1834
Arrival date: 3rd March, 1835
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 225 other convicts


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Community Contributions

Anonymous on 31st May, 2012 wrote:

Thomas Cummins arrived on the Waterloo (5) in 1836.  He came from County Tipperary, was single, catholic, 5’7" tall, brown and freckled complexion, dark brown hair, grey eyes, small scar right side of neck, and had no former convictions.

7/6/1836: Absconded from Hyde Park Barracks since March 16.

6/12/1840: Thomas died in the Dist/Parish McLeahy River.  On loan to Mr. C. Steele, Yarrowell.

Convict Changes History

Anonymous on 31st May, 2012 made the following changes:

new convict, term 7, voyage 367, convicted at 900, occupation 218, crime 54, firstname Thomas, surname Cummins, date of birth 1816-00-00, date of death 1840-00-00, gender m

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