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Thomas Cunningham

Thomas Cunningham, one of 172 convicts transported on the Florentia, 14 August 1827

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Thomas Cunningham
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1807
Occupation: Stonecutter
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 14 years

Crime: Rioting
Convicted at: Glasgow Court of Justiciary
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Florentia
Departure date: 14th August, 1827
Arrival date: 3rd January, 1828
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 172 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 272
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

Anonymous on 20th May, 2012 wrote:

Thomas Cunningham, 20 years old, reads and writes, Protestant, single, 2 former convictions, 5’5" tall, ruddy complexion, native place: Lanark, brown hair, blue eyes, cut over corner of right eye.

Convict Changes History

Anonymous on 20th May, 2012 made the following changes:

date of birth 1807-00-00, gender m

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