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Thomas Horrocks, one of 168 convicts transported on the Marquis of Hastings, 14 April 1827
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 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 165 (84)
||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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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]
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