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Thomas Emmett

Thomas Emmett, one of 176 convicts transported on the Manlius, 11 April 1827

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Thomas Emmett
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1809
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: 14th March, 1849
Age: 40 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: Lancaster Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Manlius
Departure date: 11th April, 1827
Arrival date: 11th August, 1827
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 175 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 153 (78)
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

Lavinia on 27th December, 2011 wrote:

1828 – employed by Australian Agricultural Company at Stroud NSW
?1835 – received Tickets of Leave (No. 35/722)
1842 – received Conditional Pardon (No. 43/348)
1849 - died 15 March 1849 aged 40 at Australian Agricultural Company at Stroud NSW; buried 16 March 1849.
Thomas apparently fathered a son (see NSW BDM index), Thomas Emmett, born 2 September 1838 died 16 May 1882 Temora, NSW, to Deborah Wall, who had married Thomas Phillips, a Constable, on 20 May 1838. Deborah died in 1882 in Melbourne, Victoria.

Convict Changes History

Lavinia on 27th December, 2011 made the following changes:

date of birth 1809-00-00, date of death 1849-03-14, gender m

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