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Enoch Lomas

Enoch Lomas, one of 160 convicts transported on the Southworth, 23 June 1830

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Enoch Lomas
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1795
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 5th July, 1880
Age: 85 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 53 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Stealing from the person
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Southworth
Departure date: 23rd June, 1830
Arrival date: 19th October, 1830
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 159 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 390
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

D Wong on 1st May, 2020 wrote:

Old Bailey:
Theft: simple larceny.
15th April 1830
Verdict Guilty > pleaded guilty
Sentence Transportation

ENOCH LOMAS was indicted for stealing, 1 handkerchief, value 3s., the goods of James Cahair Smith ; to which he pleaded.
GUILTY. Aged 27. - Transported for Life.

Enoch was listed as born 1803 at his trial, and born 1795 on VDL records.

Married: Wife Lydia in Baywater.

1830 Muster: Assigned to Mr. Mawle
1832 Muster: Public Works
1833 Muster: Assigned to A. Murray Esq.
1835 Muster: Public Works.

7/12/1838: TOL
8/12/1842: CP

9/2/1866: Port Arthur/Invalid

22/9/1867: Cascades Depot, Hobart.

5/7/1880: Enoch Lomas died aged 85, of Debility, at the New Town Invalid Depot, and was buried at the Cornelian Bay Cemetery.

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 1st May, 2020 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1795 (prev. 0000), date of death: 5th July, 1880 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime

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