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Thomas Parkinson

Thomas Parkinson, one of 300 convicts transported on the Marion, 07 June 1845

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Thomas Parkinson
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1823
Occupation: Tailor
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 15 years

Crime: Breaking and entering and stealing
Convicted at: Lancaster, Liverpool Boro' Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 15 years
Ship: Marion
Departure date: 7th June, 1845
Arrival date: 16th September, 1845
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 299 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 301 (152)
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

Heather Schoffelen on 18th April, 2015 wrote:

Married convict Elizabeth Quamby (also recorded as Quarmby) in Hobart 20/06/1853 at St. Georges Church.
Married Ellen Mansfield 27/01/1875, chalmers Free Church, Hobart.  Charged with Bigamy 1876 (refer City Police Court, Wednesday June 28th 1876 - Trove)

Convict Changes History

Heather Schoffelen on 18th April, 2015 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1823 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

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