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Thomas Rivett

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Thomas Rivett
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: Soldier
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: Insubordination
Convicted at: Bombay General Court Martial
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Tenasserim
Departure date: 17th October, 1844
Arrival date: 29th December, 1844
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 14 other convicts


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Community Contributions

Maureen Withey on 13th December, 2019 wrote:

414.Thomas Rivett – Bombay Ct Mt. 2 Oct 1843. Protestant, can read & write. Single. Sentence 14 years. Transported for Insubordination, striking the Sargeant Major of the 2nd Queens and stealing a watch. 2nd Queens, 4 years 9 months. FC, 5 April 1847. age 23, trade, glass cutter. Native of Walworth.
Convict Indent: Offences - (Previous) stealing 6/- in money from Thos. Rivett.  F(ather) Wm. M(other) Rebecca, B(rothers) Wm, Alfred, S(isters) Rebecca, Elizabeth, (at) Bermondsey.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 13th December, 2019 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 14 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Conduct Record: https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON37-1-2$init=CON37-1-2p77 Convict Indent: https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON16-1-2$init=CON16-1-2p184 https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON16-1-2$init=CON16-1-2p185 (pr

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