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Thomas Neville

Thomas Neville, one of 210 convicts transported on the Augusta Jessie, 10 August 1838

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Thomas Neville
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1814
Occupation: Labourer
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: Cutting and wounding a policeman
Convicted at: Bristol City Quarter Session
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Augusta Jessie
Departure date: 10th August, 1838
Arrival date: 6th December, 1838
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 210 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 323 (163)
Source description: 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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Community Contributions

Anonymous on 8th July, 2012 wrote:

Thomas was 24 years old on arrival in VDL.  He was born in County Cork and had a scar on his right temple, light blue eyes, light red hair, 5’ 7" tall, single.

He was arrested for being idle and disorderly on 8/3/1875. He was a 66 year old man who had come to town from the country, gotten drunk and had no money.  He told the Judge he was leaving to work in the country again and was discharged.

Convict Changes History

Anonymous on 8th July, 2012 made the following changes:

date of birth 1814-00-00, gender m

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