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||15th November, 1839
life span was 60 years*
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Sentenced to 7 years
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D Wong on 7th June, 2017 wrote:
31/7/1838 Freeman’s Journal Dublin, Republic of Ireland:
Private Thomas Kersey, of the 73d depot, has been sentenced by a general court martial to seven years transportation, for desertion.
Thomas Kersey was 27 years old on arrival in NSW, his native place was Kings County, he was single.
15/11/1839: Convict Death Register: Listed as KERSHAW - Thomas died at the Sydney Hospital aged 27. (He was not listed as being unwell on the Medical Journal of the Waverley).
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 7th June, 2017 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/convicts.htm (prev. ), firstname: Thomas, surname: Kersey, alias1: Kershaw, alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1814, date of death: 15th November, 1839, gender: m, oc