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Thomas Ellis

Thomas Ellis, one of 238 convicts transported on the Lord Auckland, 13 July 1844

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Thomas Ellis
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1799
Occupation: Ag lab
Date of Death: 1848
Age: 49 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: Larceny
Convicted at: Southampton Assizes
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Lord Auckland
Departure date: 13th July, 1844
Arrival date: 15th November, 1844
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 243 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 132
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

Robert Ellis on 27th January, 2012 wrote:

Born Thomas Elliss. His baptism is in Parish records Catherington 1804 with a spelling correction from E to L on the second L, to John Ellis & Sarah chr 17 Jun 1804.
Verified at Winchester Hampshire Archive: Thomas son of John and Sarah Ellis June 17th 1804.CHU41/1A/7-11 page 61.

Marriage in parish records Catherington : Thomas Ellis & Charlotte Lock, both of this parish, by Banns, 15 Nov 1829. Witnesses Joseph Lock (brother) and Ann Grant (nee Lock), verified at Winchester Hampshire Archives.

In 1841 Census Thomas Elliss (35, Ag Lab, b Hants), Charlotte (30, b Hants), George (10), James (7), Jane (4), Emma (2), William (4 mo), living at Frogmore, Catherington.
HO107 piece 396 folio 11/22 page 5

Leonie Dolley on 14th June, 2013 wrote:

Thomas died in the Hobart Hospital on 6\6 1848.

Convict Changes History

Robert Ellis on 27th January, 2012 made the following changes:

gender m

Leonie Dolley on 14th June, 2013 made the following changes:

date of birth 1799, date of death 1848

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