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Thomas Rant, one of 300 convicts transported on the Aurora, 03 July 1833
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Norfolk Norwich Assizes
3rd July, 1833
3rd November, 1833
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 299 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 155 (79)
||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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Anonymous on 31st August, 2012 wrote:
Thomas Rant, 19, was indicted along with Joseph Kelf and Dennis Greenfield for stealing a quantity of plate and other items from John Lowden of Heigham. They were all found guilty and sentenced to death.
1843: TOL Maitland
1859: Thomas died at Dubbo, District of Coonabarabran, aged 45.
No Marriage or children on the NSW BDM.
Convict Changes History
Anonymous on 31st August, 2012 made the following changes:
date of death 1859-00-00, gender m