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Thomas Mountford, one of 261 convicts transported on the William Jardine, 09 August 1850
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 10 years
||Stafford. Assizes at Stafford
9th August, 1850
14th November, 1850
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land and Norfolk Island
Travelled with 263 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/16, Page Number 321 (162). Archives Office of Tas. Item:CON33-1-98
||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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Iris Dunne on 4th August, 2017 wrote:
Tried: 16 March 1847, 10 years, Transported for Rape, Single, Stated the offence Rape on Elizabeth Cupid aged 11 yrs, Trade: potter, native Place, Newcastle, age 36
D Wong on 5th August, 2017 wrote:
Thomas Mountford was listed as 36 years old on arrival in VDL. He was 5’1 ¾” tall, fair complexion, light brown hair red whiskers, brown eyes, reads a little, single, under eyelid left eye been cut.
Brothers: James, John
Sister: Ann Burslam
Convict Changes History
Iris Dunne on 4th August, 2017 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/16, Page Number 321 (162). Archives Office of Tas. Item:CON33-1-98 (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/16, Page N