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Thomas Hadfield, one of 156 convicts transported on the Princess Royal, 28 September 1822
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 HO11/4, Page Number 214
||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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Ian Lawton on 28th October, 2013 wrote:
He was convicted with three others who also were transported, James Schofield, George Scofield and John Taylor Their crime was perpretated on my ancestor James Lawton of Saddleworth,then west Yorkshire.
D Wong on 29th October, 2013 wrote:
Thomas was a Clothier/Sorter, born in Yorkshire, he had a wife and 5 children, 3 of them were quite young.
131 people of Saddleworth, Yorkshire signed a petition for Thomas, James Schofield and George Schofield, for clemency.
17/3/1823: On list of convicts forwarded to Bathurst for distribution.
Apr-Jul 1823: On establishment of Allan Cunningham from Bathurst to Interior.
23/7/1823: Returned to Government after accompanying Allan Cunningham as packhorse leader.
5/9/1823: On list of prisoners assigned: Listed had Hatfield.
18/5/1824: Petition to have his family sent out at Government expense.
17/10/1825: On lists of convicts employed by George Marshall of Sydney. George Marshall was a blanket maker and clothier, he was also a freed convict.
5/11/1825: Convict in the service of George Marshall at two successive musters.
1832: TOL, Sydney
No confirmed death date found for Thomas.
Convict Changes History
Ian Lawton on 28th October, 2013 made the following changes:
D Wong on 29th October, 2013 made the following changes: