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Thomas Dowse, one of 172 convicts transported on the Florentia, 14 August 1827
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||12th January, 1809
|Date of Death:
||9th November, 1885
life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 267 (135)
||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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Anonymous on 26th May, 2011 wrote:
Thomas Dowse was born in 1809 in Hackney, London. He died on 9 November 1885 in Milton, Brisbane, Queensland. You can find more information on Thomas Dowse at http://www.slq.qld.gov.au/info/fh/convicts/qlders/dowse
Rosemary Brinnand[nee Dowse] on 1st June, 2012 wrote:
My maiden name was Dowse and I along with numerous others in Queensland are direct descendants of Thomas Dowse.
Convict Changes History
Mark Gosling on 24th May, 2015 made the following changes:
convicted at, alias1: Old Tom, date of birth: 12th January, 1809 (prev. 0000), date of death: 9th November, 1885 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime