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Thomas Galloway

Thomas Galloway, one of 152 convicts transported on the Marquess of Hastings, 19 August 1825

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Thomas Galloway
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1798
Occupation: Seaman
Date of Death: 1847
Age: 49 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 53 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Faculige (felony/false pretences)
Convicted at: Surrey Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Marquis of Hastings
Departure date: 19th August, 1825
Arrival date: 3rd January, 1826
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 152 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 302
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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Penny-Lyn Beale on 4th April, 2021 wrote:

Australian Convict Transportation Registers - Other Fleets & Ships, P.
Name; Thomas Galloway
Ship; Marq. of Hastings
Trial; Surrey Quarter
Date; 11 Jan 1825
Sentence; 7 years
Noted against name; DIED; at Bothwick. V D L. 12 April 1847

1832 - 11 Jan. Certificate of Freedom. 32/3
Age; 34 [1798]
Native Place; Norfolk, England
Trade or calling; Sailor
Trial where & Date; Obtaining money under false pretenses - 11 Jan 1825
Height; 5 ft. 7 in
Eyes; Blue
Hair; Bright Sandy
Completion; Fair ruddy
Additional remarks noted across ticket; Was transported for 7 years by Supreme court. Melbourne 8 April 1843.

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 4th April, 2021 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1798 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1847 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

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