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Thomas Hawkins

Thomas Hawkins, one of 269 convicts transported on the Layton, 26 August 1835

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Thomas Hawkins
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1798
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 1839
Age: 41 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: Kent Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Layton
Departure date: 26th August, 1835
Arrival date: 10th December, 1835
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 270 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 127 (66)
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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Community Contributions

Penny-Lyn Beale on 9th June, 2021 wrote:

New South Wales and Tasmania, Australia Convict Musters. Tasmania
Year; 1841
No; 2000
Name; Thomas Hawkins
Ship; Layton
Remarks; DIED; 21 September 1839

Penny-Lyn Beale on 2nd April, 2022 wrote:

1839 - Burials in the Parish of New Norfolk
No; 418
Name; Thomas Hawkins
Abode; New Norfolk.
When buried; 23 September
Age; 41 years
Ship’s Name; Layton
Quality or profession. Hospital Patient

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 9th June, 2021 made the following changes:

date of death: 1839 (prev. 0000), gender: m

Penny-Lyn Beale on 2nd April, 2022 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1798 (prev. 0000)

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