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Thomas Hallard, one of 250 convicts transported on the Larkins, 24 July 1817
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 Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 362
||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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Kerry on 21st November, 2019 wrote:
married Mary Ann Giles 15 Jan 1828 at St James Church, King St, Sydney.[V1828 4217 3B]
D Wong on 22nd November, 2019 wrote:
THOMAS HALLARD, GEORGE HANDLEY.
19th February 1817
Verdict Guilty; Guilty
Sentence Death; Death
THOMAS HALLARD and GEORGE HANDLEY were indicted for feloniously breaking and entering the dwelling-house of Eleanor Bright, about two in the afternoon of the 8th of January, ( Martha Green in the said dwelling-house then being) and stealing therein eight silver tea-spoons, value 16s.; one desert spoon, value 3s.; one pair of sugar-tongs, value 5s.; three pieces of woollen cloth, value 1l. 5s.; three gowns, value 2l.; seven yards of sarsnet, value 1l.; twenty-six yards of printed cotton, value 1l. 6s.; ten table cloths, value 1l. 10s.; six towels, value 3s.; five pillow-cases, value 3s.; two pair of sheets, value 1l. 10s.; three pair of stockings, value 2s.; three handkerchiefs, value 6s.; one ring, value 2s.; two shawls, value 10s.; 6l. 6s. in monies numbered; and three bank-notes for payment of, and value 1l. each, her property.
The trial may be read in full at: https://www.oldbaileyonline.org/browse.jsp?id=t18170219-66-defend570&div=t18170219-66#highlight
HALLARD’s Defence. I am totally innocent of the charge.
MARTHA GREEN re-examined. Did you not tell the magistrate that Buttery was a married man, and it would hurt his family if he came forward - A. He asked me if he was a married man; I said I did not know. I neither knew his name, nor where he lived.
HANDLEY’S Defence. At the time I was first introduced to the prosecutrix, the woman denied me - She swore to another man instead of me-the turnkey told her I was the man.
HALLARD. - GUILTY - DEATH . Aged 27.
HANDLEY. - GUILTY . - DEATH . Aged 30.
George Handley was also onboard.
Thomas Hallard was listed as 27 years old on arrival.
Native Place: London
Occupation: Coach plater.
Thomas was 5’6¾” tall, dark sallow complexion, brown hair and eyes.
No Date: TOL Lane Cove.
1828 Census: Allard, Thomas, 38, ticket of leave, larkins, 1817, life, Protestant, labourer Druitt Street Sydney.
Children of Thomas and Mary Ann Giles:
1829–1900: Thomas Allard
1830–1888: Charles B. Allard
1833–????: Henry Allard
1834–1894: Hannah Allard
1836–1888: Amelia Allard
1838–1919: Fanny Allard
1847–1847: William R. Allard
1871: Thomas Allard died at St. Leonards, NSW.
Mary Ann Giles/Allard died 1866, aged 57, at St. Leonards, NSW.
(Parents: Charles and Mary).
Convict Changes History
Kerry on 21st November, 2019 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1790 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1871 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime
D Wong on 22nd November, 2019 made the following changes: