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John Lomas

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Lomas
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1807
Occupation: Soldier
Date of Death: -
Age: -

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 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Ireland, Fermanagh
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Ann and Amelia
Departure date: 8th September, 1824
Arrival date: 2nd January, 1825
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 200 other convicts

References

Primary source: Convict Index 1791-1873. Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry.
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Community Contributions

Maureen Withey on 16th December, 2020 wrote:

Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry.
John Lomas, age on arrival, 18, per Ann and Amelia 1825, Tried Enniskillen Fermanagh Co., 1823, 7 years or Life. DOB 1807, native of Bishops Morris.  Soldier. Colonial sentence.

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Absconded Prisoners.
2 Lomas John, Ann and Amelia, l8, Bishop’s Morris, 5 feet 6, hazle eyes, brown hair, pale comp from Port Macquarie.
Sydney Gazettte, 17 Jun 1826.

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1828 Census Index.
John Lomas, per Ann & Amelia, sentence 3 years, Port Macquarie.

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Convict Index 1791-1873.
John Lomas, per Anne & Amelia, 1825, Certificate of Freedom, 4 Dec 1837.

Maureen Withey on 16th December, 2020 wrote:

Moreton Bay records
John Lomas, per Ann & Amelia, Tried at Enniskillen G. Rel. Court Martial , 25 Nov 1823, 7 years,  soldier.  Colonial conviction: Supr. Ct. Windsor, 9 Jan 1830, Highway robbery,  7 years and hard labor in chains, commuted from Death recorded. To Sydney 26 Aug 1837. Remarks: Run 16 Oct , retd 9 Nov 1830; Run 31 Dec, retd 2 March 1831; Run 16 Oct , ret 9 Nov 1831; Run 29, ret ???. Run 20 th Feb 1837, ret 5 Apr 1837.
Description: John Lomas, native of York,  age 23, 5 ft 7 ΒΌ, Sallow comp, lt brown hair, hazle eyes. E religion.

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Windsor Asssizes.
John Lomas and Jeremiah McCarthy were indicted for a highway robbery on John Moore, at Bathurst, on the 19th November last. The Jury found John Lomas Guilty, and McCarty Not Guilty. Death recorded against Lomas.
The same persons were indicted for a larceny, found Guilty ; and McCarthy sentenced to be transported for 7 years.
Sydney Gazette, 12 Jan 1830.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 16th December, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: years, voyage, source: Convict Index 1791-1873. Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry. (prev. ), firstname: John, surname: Lomas, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1807, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupat

Maureen Withey on 16th December, 2020 made the following changes:

term: 7 years

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