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Thomas Deadman, one of 270 convicts transported on the Bengal Merchant, 27 September 1834
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 58 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 438
||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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D Wong on 18th January, 2014 wrote:
Thomas Deadman was 12 years old whe convicted, along with James Yeomans aged 13 (Per Henry Tanner 1834 NSW) for stealing 1 cap, value 3s 6d., the goods of John Higginson, from his shop. Thomas had been convicted of a felony before.
Aged 15 on board the Bengal Merchant: Put on the sick list 5/12/1834, constipation, discharged 24/12/1834, cured.
2/10/1856: Thomas Deadman was wounded in a fight at Richardson’s Point. He was cut on the forehead.
No death, marriage or births found.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 18th January, 2014 made the following changes:
alias1: Debman, date of birth: 1820 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime