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Thomas Horrocks

Thomas Horrocks, one of 168 convicts transported on the Marquis of Hastings, 14 April 1827

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Thomas Horrocks
Aliases: Thomas Horricke
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1797
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Lancaster. Borough of Liverpool Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Marquis of Hastings
Departure date: 14th April, 1827
Arrival date: 31st July, 1827
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 168 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 165 (84)
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 12th February, 2021 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents. Marquis of Hastings - 1827
Indent No; 39
Name; Thomas Horrocks [Horricke]
Age; 30
Native Place; Liverpool
Trade or calling; Labourer
Trial where & Date; Stealing [Harness?]
Sentence; 7 years, 3 previous convictions.
Height; 5 ft. 1 1/2 in
Eyes; Dk. Brown
Hair; Dk. Brown
Completion; Dk Ruddy
Assigned; W Innes. H. River
Left foot cripple
Remarks; 26 Aug 1831 = 150 lashes at 3 different days for attempting to violate a child. Newcastle Bench
Additional remarks noted against name;

1853 - Newcastle Goal Entrance Book. Free by servitude. Labourer. Maitland Bench. Sentence; 1 Calendar month. Hard Labour

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 12th February, 2021 made the following changes:

alias1: Thomas Horricke, date of birth: 1797 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

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