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Thomas Holmes

Thomas Holmes, one of 152 convicts transported on the Hindostan, July 1821

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Thomas Holmes
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1803
Occupation: Painter & glazier
Date of Death: 2nd May, 1860
Age: 57 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 59 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Bristol City Quarter Session
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Hindostan
Departure date: July, 1821
Arrival date: 24th November, 1821
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 151 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 63 (33)
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

Trevor Bailey on 12th February, 2013 wrote:

Thomas was indented to an ex-convict Patrick Maloney on Wallis Plains (Sth Maitland). He was granted his Cert of Freedom 17/01/1828. He married Mary Ann Holmes (then still a convict) by consent of the Governor (Granted 14/11/1829), on 19/01/1830 at Dagworth.

Convict Changes History

Trevor Bailey on 12th February, 2013 made the following changes:

date of birth 1803, date of death 2nd May, 1860, gender, occupation

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