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Thomas Evans, one of 200 convicts transported on the Surrey, 13 July 1829
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life span was 61 years*
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Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
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Nell Murphy on 16th July, 2016 wrote:
n.b. There are two Thomas Evans on this voyage of the Surrey 1829. This Thomas is noted by ‘Identifier 2’, convicted at Monmouth.
Thomas Evans convicted for stealing two watches from a shop. 14 yr sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ‘Surrey’ 1829.
Single man; aged 24yrs; farm labourer& foundry man; 5’7 1/2”.
Native place of birth: Carmarthen, Wales.
It is noted, March 1830 that whilst a Constable of Police, at New Norfolk, he was drunk whilst on duty. Several other notes of misconduct and punishments.
Free Certificate no. 549 1843
Convict Changes History
Tracey Asteroid on 22nd April, 2016 made the following changes:
source: https://linctas.ent.sirsidynix.net.au/client/en_AU/names/search/detailnonmodal/ent:$002f$002fNAME_INDEXES$002f0$002fNAME_INDEXES:1390891/one (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 119
Nell Murphy on 16th July, 2016 made the following changes:
source: https://linctas.ent.sirsidynix.net.au/client/en_AU/names/search/detailnonmodal/ent:$002f$002fNAME_INDEXES$002f0$002fNAME_INDEXES:1390891/one. https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON23-1-1 pg 212-242. (prev. https://linctas.ent.sirsidynix.net.au/client/en_AU/