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Thomas Ellis, one of 305 convicts transported on the Maitland, 19 March 1840
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 169 (86)
||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 23rd October, 2018 wrote:
Thomas Ellis was 15 years old on arrival : Native Place: Yorkshire.
Thomas was transported for ‘Stealing a shawl’.
Thomas was illiterate, protestant, 5’2” tall, sallow complexion, dark flaxen hair, grey eyes, nose cocked, scar on right cheek, blue ring on middle finger of left hand, scar back of third finger of same, mole inside right knee.
1844: TOL Maitland
30/10/1844: TOL Passport - Maitland Bench.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 23rd October, 2018 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1825 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime