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Thomas Harvey, one of 171 convicts transported on the Malabar, 18 June 1821
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 57 years*
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Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 44
||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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scott young on 14th June, 2016 wrote:
for uttering a forged 5 pound note at Dover .
D Wong on 21st November, 2020 wrote:
Kentish Weekly Post or Canterbury Journal Kent, England
23 Jan 1821
CANTERBURY, Jan. 23
Information having been given in the City that two ment had on Thursday last, passed several forged notes of the Bank of England, at Dover, the peace officers were upon the alert and on Friday evening it being ascertained that they had arrived here, search was made for them and they were apprehended at Hopper’s billiard-room. The Prisoners gave their names as Charles Later and Thomas Harvey; upon being searched, twenty one-pound, and one ten-pound forged notes were found upon the former, and two one-pound and one ten pound note of the same description upon the latter, each of them having some good notes in their possession : they are of respectable appearance and admitted the charge when they were taken into custody.
The following day they were conveyed to Dover, where we understand they had passed one five pound note to Mr. Miller, watch-maker, upon which the other charges they are to be examined on Thursday nest ; in the meantime they are lodge in the Gaol of Dover Castle.
No ship found for Charles Henry Later.
Thomas Harvey was married - wife and 2 children at Mr Lowe’s Osborne Street, Whitechapel. Lowe a dyer.
29/5/1822: Dr. Branley/Stealing on board the ship Phoenix?? on 27th inst, 8 boards the property of the Crown and one piece of reop the property of Tho. Weatherhead, Master of said ship - 25 lashes.
31/12/1835 Muster: Free by Servitude 19th of March.
Convict Changes History
scott young on 14th June, 2016 made the following changes:
gender: m, crime