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Thomas Ford, one of 160 convicts transported on the Sir Charles Forbes, 01 April 1830
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 295 (150)
||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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Donna Lavin on 3rd February, 2013 wrote:
The following information was obtained from the Tasmanian State Libary , thomas ford tried at somerset assizes on 11th january 1830 for
1.stealing a piece of sacking
2. 6 mths for poaching again
ford arrives per Sir Charles Forbes on 26 jul 1830
Offences and sentences in the colony
4.11 may 1832 breaking into house of W,Gunn on the night of sunday 6th instant .discharged no proof
5.3 oct 1833 refusing to go out to work .admonished .
5 ft 10 inches
wrinked eyebrows brown
married two children wife martha with her father joesph .
Penny-Lyn Beale on 17th June, 2021 wrote:
Appropriation Lists of Convicts
Trade or calling; Cloth weaver
Convict Changes History
Donna Lavin on 3rd February, 2013 made the following changes:
Penny-Lyn Beale on 17th June, 2021 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1803 (prev. 0000), gender: m