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Thomas Death, one of 170 convicts transported on the Malabar, 14 June 1819
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 184
||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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Maureen Withey on 14th March, 2020 wrote:
Thomas Death, (by oath of John Gibson, Esq.) charged with stealing four sheep, the property of Mr. John Edwards, of Bramford.
Bury and Norwich Post, 3 Feb 1819.
Thomas Death and Robert Harvey, for stealing four wether sheep, the property of John Edwards, of Bramford ;
Bury and Norwich Post, 7 April 1819.
Yesterday se’nnight the following convicts were removed from Ipswich County Gaol to the hulks at Portsmouth : — William Neeve, Charles Rayner, John Sterry Baker, George Smith, Thomas Death, and Robert Harvey, to be transported for life; and Hubert Marjoram, John Bates. Frederick Rivett, and Henry Rice, to be transported for seven years.
Bury and Norwich Post, 21 April 1819.
D Wong on 14th March, 2020 wrote:
Thomas Death was listed as 40 years old on arrival.
Native Place: Ipswich.
Thomas was 5’6” tall, fair ruddy complexion, light brown hair, hazel eyes.
????: TOL Hawkesbury.
July 1836: Leased land at Richmond, NSW.
1841 Census: At March Street, Richmond, NSW.
1846: NSW BDM: Thomas Death died aged 80??.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 14th March, 2020 made the following changes:
gender: m, crime
D Wong on 14th March, 2020 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1779 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1846 (prev. 0000), occupation