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Thomas Pardington

Thomas Pardington, one of 400 convicts transported on the Moffatt, 07 November 1837

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Thomas Pardington
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1788
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 22nd July, 1868
Age: 80 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Ununnatural offence
Convicted at: Warwick Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Moffatt
Departure date: 7th November, 1837
Arrival date: 1st April, 1838
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 399 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 204. Tasmanian Archives.
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

Nell Murphy on 15th March, 2019 wrote:

Thomas PARDINGTON was convicted at Warwick, England on 3 Aug 1837.  Life sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ship “Moffatt” arriving there 1 April 1838.

Married man, 3 children.
Native place of birth:  Redditch, Warwick, England.

VDL:
Assigned to work duties.
7 Nov 1839: Govt gardener - misconduct. To cells on bread & water for 6 days.
14 June 1844: 3rd class status.
14 April 1846: Ticket of Leave granted.

DEATH:
22 July 1868 Thomas PARDINGTON died at Brickfields Depot, Hobart. Aged 80 yrs; pauper; diarrhea. (ref. 35/1/7 no. 7443).

Convict Changes History

Nell Murphy on 15th March, 2019 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 204. Tasmanian Archives. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 204), date of birth:

Nell Murphy on 15th March, 2019 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1788 (prev. 1780)

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