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Thomas Mallyon, one of 286 convicts transported on the Lady Nugent, 12 July 1836
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||22nd August, 1884
life span was 55 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 308
||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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D Wong on 27th July, 2017 wrote:
29/1/1836 Essex Standard Essex, England:
Stealing Skins. — Yesterday week, a lad named Thomas Malyon, living at Chelmsford, was examined before J. Boggis, Esq., at Chelmsford, charged with stealing two lamb skins, belonging to Mr. Cheveley, of Boyton Hall.
Thomas Mallyon was listed as 20 years old on arrival, his native place was Bromfield.
Previous convictions: once for fowls, 1 month & flogged, once for a watch, discharged.
Thomas was 5’5 1/2” tall, sallow complexion, brown hair and whiskers, grey eyes, single.
29/2/1843: Free Certificate.
August 1846: Was in Victoria.
12/10/1868: Credited with discovering a gold-field at Barossa, South Australia, along with Job Harrison, John, Stephen and George Gower and Frederick Carter.
March 1869: Had Thomas Mallyon’s Hotel, North West Bend. (South Australia).
1884: Thomas died aged 64 and was buried at the Willaston Cemetery, SA.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 27th July, 2017 made the following changes:
alias1: Malyon, date of birth: 1820 (prev. 0000), date of death: 22nd August, 1884 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime