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Moses Laughlin, one of 214 convicts transported on the Surrey, 19 November 1832
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||19th November, 1832
life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 467 (234). Tasmanian Archives - convict records.
||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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Nell Murphy on 7th September, 2018 wrote:
Moses LAUGHLIN was convicted at Liverpool, England on 10 Jan 1831 for stealing a coat and other wearing apparel. 7 yr transportation sentence. To be sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ship ‘Surrey’ 1833, however died on board ship at Sheerness before departure in 1832.
(ref. note on Conduct Record, VDL)
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 7th September, 2018 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 467 (234). Tasmanian Archives - convict records. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Numbe