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Thomas Duncan

Thomas Duncan, one of 198 convicts transported on the Pestonjee Bomanjee, 08 October 1846

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Thomas Duncan
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1816
Occupation: Bootmaker
Date of Death: 1913
Age: 97 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Highway robbery
Convicted at: Lancaster Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Pestonjee Bomanjee
Departure date: 8th October, 1846
Arrival date: 17th February, 1847
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land [Maria Island]
Passenger manifest Travelled with 199 other convicts

References

Primary source: Libraries Tasmania. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 128
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

Iris Dunne on 1st March, 2021 wrote:

Conduct Record:
Aged 32, Trade Bootmaker, Married with 4 children
Tried 11 August 1846 for Robbery, Stabbing, Cutting & Wounding - Highway Robbery & Assault with intent to Stealing Money & Watch
Surgeons Report: Good
Ticket of Leave 1 August 1854
Conditional Pardon 28 April 1857
https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON33-1-84$init=CON33-1-84P49

Convict Changes History

Mary Weston on 1st March, 2021 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1816 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1913 (prev. 0000), gender: m

Iris Dunne on 1st March, 2021 made the following changes:

source: Libraries Tasmania. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 128 (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 128), occupation, crim

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