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Thomas Pace, one of 300 convicts transported on the Cornwall, 28 February 1851
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||10th May, 1891
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 10 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/17, Page Number 39 (22)
||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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Jeff Curwood on 13th May, 2013 wrote:
Convicted for stealing another sheep in Tasmania. Sentenced to another 4 years.
Jeffery Curwood on 23rd December, 2018 wrote:
Convicted at Supreme Court Hobart in 1854 for sheep stealing again. Sentenced to 4 years in Port Arthur and served 3.
Jeffery Curwood on 28th December, 2018 wrote:
Served 3 years at Port Arthur. Spent time in the Separate Prison in Port Arthur. Photographed by Thomas Nevin. Photo is on display with other convict photos. Photo was used on posters in 1991 and 2010. Poster was titled Who were they? The convicts of Port Arthur. Produced by Port Arthur Historic Site. Thomas was sent to Port Arthur as he committed a second crime after being transported to Tasmania.
Convict Changes History
Jeff Curwood on 13th May, 2013 made the following changes:
date of birth 1861, date of death 10th May, 1891, gender, occupation, crime
Jeffery Curwood on 23rd December, 2018 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1816 (prev. 1861)