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Thomas Shaw, one of 188 convicts transported on the John, 22 May 1829
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||27th March, 1802
|Date of Death:
||30th April, 1886
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
22nd May, 1829
13th September, 1829
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 187 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 73 (39)
||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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Denis Pember on 16th March, 2017 wrote:
On 11th January 1871, Thomas married Sophia Edwards (nèe Andlezark).
Sophia was the widow of William Edwards (Convict, 1819, “Globe”) who had died some 6 years prior to the marriage. Sophia had 7 children from her first marriage.
Sophia was the daughter of Thomas Andlezark (Convict, 1802, “Perseus”) and his wife Anna.
Convict Changes History
Denis Pember on 16th March, 2017 made the following changes:
date of birth: 27th March, 1802 (prev. 0000), date of death: 30th April, 1886 (prev. 0000), gender: m