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Thomas Cuthbertson

Thomas Cuthbertson, one of 180 convicts transported on the Shipley, 22 May 1820

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Thomas Cuthbertson
Aliases: none
Gender: -

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 13th April, 1807
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Median life span was 55 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Northumberland Assizes
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Shipley
Departure date: 22nd May, 1820
Arrival date: 26th September, 1820
Place of arrival New South Wales and Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 148 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 318
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

john Cuthbertson on 9th September, 2018 wrote:

Thomas dads name was William Cuthbertson and his mothers name was Isabel Smith .
William was born in Embleton ,Northumberland, around 1781, he was christened 28th May 1781.
Williams father was Thomas Cuthbertson and his mothers name was Jane .

Convict Changes History

john Cuthbertson on 9th September, 2018 made the following changes:

date of birth: 13th April, 1807 (prev. 0000), occupation

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