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Thomas Dangerfield, one of 279 convicts transported on the Gilmore, 03 October 1838
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||21st December, 1843
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 10 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 349 (176). Tasmanian Archives - convicts
||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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Carol Axton-Thompson on 7th December, 2013 wrote:
Thomas Dangerfield was convicted at Wiltshire on 17/10/1837 for stealing shoes. 10yr sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) on the ‘Gilmore’, arriving 22/01/1839.
Hulk Report: Good
Ship Surgeon’s Report: Good
Widower, 6 children; aged 50yrs; 5’4 1/4”; dark complexion; brown/grey hair; Hazel eyes; slightly deaf.
Previous convictions for stealing clothes.
Assignments in Colony.
Died at Hamilton, Tasmania on 21/12/1843
Convict Changes History
Carol Axton-Thompson on 7th December, 2013 made the following changes:
source, date of birth 1788, date of death 21st December, 1843, gender, occupation, crime