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Thomas Powell

Thomas Powell, one of 300 convicts transported on the Isabella, 11 July 1833

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Thomas Powell
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 16th May, 1838
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 Life

Crime: Cow stealing
Convicted at: Monmouth Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Isabella
Departure date: 11th July, 1833
Arrival date: 14th November, 1833
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 299 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 171 (87)
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

greg petersen on 5th February, 2017 wrote:

extract from convict record: 980
Transported for stealing a cow
Gaol rept. Good. Hulk rept. Orderly
Married 4 children. Stated this offence cow stealing.
Wife Elizabeth at Brecknockshire. Surgeons report orderly.

greg petersen on 5th February, 2017 wrote:

Died at Bothwell 1838

Convict Changes History

greg petersen on 5th February, 2017 made the following changes:

date of death: 1838 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime

greg petersen on 5th February, 2017 made the following changes:

date of death: 16th May, 1838 (prev. 1838)

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