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Thomas Kelly

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Thomas Kelly
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

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: Ireland, Kilkenny
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Boyd
Departure date: 10th March, 1809
Arrival date: 14th August, 1809
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 63 other convicts


Primary source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts.
Source description:

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Community Contributions

Nell Murphy on 30th July, 2016 wrote:

Thomas KELLY was convicted at Kilkenny, Ireland in August 1808. 7 yr transportation sentence. Sent to New South Wales, Australia per ‘Boyd’ 1809.
Transferred to Van Diemen’s Land.

Maureen Withey on 6th February, 2020 wrote:

Tasmanian Record; https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON13-1-1$init=CON13-1-1p28
List of 30 male and 13 female prisoners embarked for Port Dalrymple on the Lady Nelson, 29 Jun 1812, and their ships of arrival, dates of trial, etc.:

Thomas Kelly, age 30,  arrived in NSW per ship Boyd, Master Thompson in 1809; tried at County of Kilkenny,  August 1808, 7 years sentence;  Remarks – Bad.

Convict Changes History

Nell Murphy on 30th July, 2016 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts. (prev. ), firstname: Thomas, surname: Kelly, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 0000, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime

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