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Thomas Maxwell

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Thomas Maxwell
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1793
Occupation: Shearman
Date of Death: 27th April, 1843
Age: 50 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Coining
Convicted at: Castlebar,Co. Mayo, Ireland
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Isabella
Departure date: August, 1823
Arrival date: 16th December, 1823
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 14 other convicts

References

Primary source: NSW State Records, Convict Index [4/4067; Reel 910][4/4303; Reel 986][4/4349; Reel 1003]. http://www.hawkesbury.net.au/
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Community Contributions

Iris Dunne on 1st February, 2017 wrote:

Native place: Roscommon
Occupation: Shearer
Tried 1823, no former convictions
Ticket of Leave No. 28/95, District: Liverpool
Certificate of Freedom No. 30/0705, 9 October 1830 and renewed No. 39/0917, 2 July 1839
Married Elizabeth nee Osborne and had 3 (possibly 10) children
Death 1843 at Wollondilly River, NSW

D Wong on 3rd May, 2018 wrote:

Thomas Maxwell was 30 years old on arrival in NSW, and was transported for ‘Counterfeiting’. His native place was Roscommon.

1828: TOL Liverpool
Worked for James Reilley at Burrangorang.

9/10/1830: COF

27/4/1832: Twin boys, John Joseph and William James, born to Thomas Maxwell and Elizabeth Osborne (Palambam 1831).

3 boys and 2 girls followed.

2/7/1839: COF Renewed.

1839: Married Elizabeth Osborne (Palambam 1831)

27/4/1843: Drowned in the Wollondilly River.

Carol Mott on 14th November, 2019 wrote:

https://www.ancestry.com.au/interactive/1251/RHAUS1788_125683-00435/8296?backurl=https://www.ancestry.com.au/family-tree/person/tree/55477146/person/27104236914/facts/citation/130158560809/edit/record

Convict Changes History

Iris Dunne on 1st February, 2017 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: NSW State Records, Convict Index [4/4067; Reel 910][4/4303; Reel 986][4/4349; Reel 1003] (prev. ), firstname: Thomas, surname: Maxwell, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1793, date of death

Nell Murphy on 18th March, 2017 made the following changes:

source: NSW State Records, Convict Index [4/4067; Reel 910][4/4303; Reel 986][4/4349; Reel 1003]. http://www.hawkesbury.net.au/ (prev. NSW State Records, Convict Index [4/4067; Reel 910][4/4303; Reel 986][4/4349; Reel 1003])

Carol Mott on 14th November, 2019 made the following changes:

occupation, crime

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