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Thomas Porter, one of 200 convicts transported on the Morley, 05 August 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 14 years
||York (Leeds Boro') Quarter Session
5th August, 1829
3rd December, 1829
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 200 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 149 (77)
||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 18th January, 2021 wrote:
Hulk Reports. Chatham Hulks.
HO-9-1 2 page 8.
Thomas Porter, page 104, Convicted three times before. Character, connections, very bad.
HO-9-1 3 page 40/44
Thomas Porter was one of several prisoners received from York Castle on 28th May 1829.
Thomas Porter, age 16, Stealing worsted stuff (2nd conviction), tried at Leeds Q. Sess 4 May 1829, 14 years, NSW 30 July 1829.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 18th January, 2021 made the following changes: