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Thomas Mcdowell

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Thomas Mcdowell
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1810
Occupation: Ploughman/shearer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Stealing linen
Convicted at: Ireland, Down
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Sophia
Departure date: 15th September, 1828
Arrival date: 17th January, 1829
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 186 other convicts

References

Primary source: The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser Saturday 23 August 1834 page 4
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Community Contributions

Keith South on 17th April, 2015 wrote:

Native of Down Co, 19 and single.
Sent to Norfolk Island.

Lavinia on 27th August, 2015 wrote:

M’Dowell Thomas, Sophia, No. 29-273, 23, County Down, Labourer, 5 feet 4 1/4in, light brown hair, hazel eyes, ruddy freckled complexion, scar on left cheek and over right eye, from No. 2 Stockade, since 15th Instant.

Convict Changes History

Keith South on 17th April, 2015 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 99 years, voyage, source: http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/cgi-bin/irish/irish.cgi?requestType=Search&ship=Sophia+(1829 (prev. ), firstname: Thomas, surname: Mcdowell, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1810, date

Lavinia on 27th August, 2015 made the following changes:

source: The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser Saturday 23 August 1834 page 4 (prev. http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/cgi-bin/irish/irish.cgi?requestType=Search&ship=Sophia+(1829)

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