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Thomas Perkins, one of 160 convicts transported on the Thames, 27 July 1829
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 53 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
27th July, 1829
21st November, 1829
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 159 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 135 (70)
||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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Maureen Withey on 25th January, 2020 wrote:
National Archives. Reference: ADM 101/71/3 . Medical and surgical journal of His Majesty’s convict ship Thames for 17 June to 23 November 1829 by Thomas Bell, surgeon and superintendent, during which time the said ship was employed on a voyage to Van Dieman’s Land.
Folios 3-4: Thomas Perkins, aged 23, convict; case number 3; disease or hurt, fever. Put on sick list, 15 September 1829 at sea. Discharged 7 October 1829.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 25th January, 2020 made the following changes: