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Thomas Evans

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Thomas Evans
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1821
Occupation: Carpenter
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Ireland, Dublin City
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Waverley
Departure date: 25th April, 1841
Arrival date: 12th September, 1841
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 4 other convicts


Primary source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts
Source description:

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Community Contributions

Nell Murphy on 14th September, 2016 wrote:

Thomas EVANS was convicted at Dublin City on 26 Dec 1840 for stealing lead and brass. 7yr transportation sentence. Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ‘Waverley’ arriving 13 Sept 1841. Ship Surgeon’s Report - overseer’s asst, conduct excellent.

Single man; house carpenter; aged 21yrs; 5’8 1/2”; Roman Catholic; can read & write.
Native Place - Dublin, Ireland.
Mother - Anne
Brother - Richard
Sisters - Jane & Maria

Assignments in Colony.
12 mths Probation period at Jericho, Tas.
20 March 1845: Ticket of Leave granted.
10 Nov 1846: Conditional Pardon granted.

Convict Changes History

Nell Murphy on 14th September, 2016 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts (prev. ), firstname: Thomas, surname: Evans, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1821, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime

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