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Thomas Millen, one of 150 convicts transported on the Sesostris, 23 November 1825
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 305 (154)
||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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Maureen Withey on 3rd July, 2021 wrote:
National Archives. Criminal Petition.
HO 17/15/116 1825 May
Prisoner name: Thomas Millen.
Prisoner age: 49.
Prisoner occupation: Labourer in husbandry.
Court and date of trial: Cambridge Lent Assizes 1825.
Crime: Burglary at Caxton, Cambridgeshire.
Initial sentence: Death commuted to transportation for life.
Gaoler’s report: Bad character.
Annotated (Outcome): Refused July 14 1825.
Petitioner(s): Prisoner. 25 inhabitants of Hothfield, Kent.
Grounds for clemency (Petition Details): Convicted on own confession but understood that he was to be a witness; family dependants.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 3rd July, 2021 made the following changes: