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Thomas Powell, one of 150 convicts transported on the Caledonia, 05 July 1820
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||13th June, 1873
life span was 59 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
5th July, 1820
17th November, 1820
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 149 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 339 (171)
||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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Nell Murphy on 8th April, 2016 wrote:
Assignments in Colony of VDL.
Ticket of Leave granted.
Free by Servitude.
1831: Stealing 24 sheep, New Town, VDL. Committed for trial. Convicted. Sentenced to be hanged but commuted to Life transportation.
1834: Disobedience of orders. Reprimanded. Port Arthur.
1837: Having a pr of boots in his possession. Reprimanded. Port Arthur.
1840: On Ticket of Leave. Indecency. Discharged.
1841: Absent from Muster. Admonished.
1843: Recommended for a Conditional Pardon. Gazetted 1845.
1873: Died at Port Arthur.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 8th April, 2016 made the following changes:
date of death: 13th June, 1873 (prev. 0000), gender: m