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Thomas Fairmanner, one of 180 convicts transported on the Medina, 19 April 1825
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 Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 271 (137)
||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 26th December, 2016 wrote:
Thomas Fairmanner was transported along with Henry Fairmanner (Minstrel 1825 NSW) his brother??
For ‘Stealing a Mare’.
Occupation: Horse Dealer.
Thomas was 23 years old on arrival, 5’ 11 1/4” tall, dark brown hair, grey eyes, single, high temples, scar near the left temple over the eyebrow under Jaw & lip projecting, TF inside left arm Lisps in his speech.
20/10/1827: Grant/ Cruelty to his master’s horse - reprimanded.
1830-32 Muster: Assigned to Mr. James Grant.
1833 Muster: TOL
1835 Muster: TOL
13/12/1843: Permission to marry Margaret Kilduff (Hope 1842)
10/6/1844: Married at Hobart - Thomas was 33, a Drayman, Margaret 22, Spinster.
18/8/1847: Son Edward born/died 20/8/1847 - Thomas was a carter.
1849: Son Thomas born (also found listings for a William born in 1849 - so Thomas may have been William)—Thomas Snr., birthdate listed as 1811.
13/1/1852: CP extended to all colonies.
No deaths for any Fairmanner’s found in Tas., Vic., or SA.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 26th December, 2016 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1801 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime