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Thomas Prichard

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Thomas Prichard
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1765
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Old Bailey
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Friendship
Departure date: 13th May, 1787
Arrival date: 21st January, 1788
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 102 other convicts

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Community Contributions

Eric Harry Daly on 13th January, 2013 wrote:

Thomas Prichard was tried at Old Bailey, London on 10 December 1783 for stealing 50 pounds weight in lead from roof with a value of 8 shillings.
http://www.oldbaileyonline.org/browse.jsp?id=t17831210-103-defend1084&div=t17831210-103#highlight
He was sentenced to transportation for 7 years and left England on the Friendship aged about 22 at that time (May 1787). His occupation was listed as labourer.
Thomas was tried many times before at the Old Bailey and the magistrate commented on this fact.
Guilty of return from transport following the Mercury mutiny. Report from Dunkirk hulk was “in general tolerably well behaved but troublesome at times”.

Convict Changes History

Eric Harry Daly on 12th January, 2013 made the following changes:

convicted at, term years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 0000, date of death 0000, gender, occupation, crime

Eric Harry Daly on 13th January, 2013 made the following changes:

convicted at, term 7 years, source, date of birth 1765, gender, occupation, crime

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