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Thomas Shinfield, one of 144 convicts transported on the Adamant, 26 March 1821
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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|Date of Death:
life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Norfolk, Norwich City Quarter Sessions
26th March, 1821
8th September, 1821
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 143 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 13 (8)
||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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Maureen Withey on 23rd December, 2019 wrote:
Adamant: Surgeon’s Log: National Archives ADM 101/1/2/2 1821
Folio 1: 19th March 1821; received eighty convicts from the Justitia, No sick.
Folios 16-17 and 29-31: Thomas Shenfield, aged 19, convict, taken ill at sea; sick or hurt, pain of the head and inclination to vomit and faintness, skin and pulse natural, tongue clean; put on sick list 5 May 1821, discharged 17 June 1821.
Maureen Withey on 15th February, 2020 wrote:
The Monitor (Sydney) 1 Jun 1827.
THE undermentioned Persons have obtained Certificates of Freedom, during the last Week ; viz.—
Penny-Lyn Beale on 18th May, 2020 wrote:
New South Wales, Australia, Certificates of Freedom, 1810-1814, 1827-1867
Ticket of Leave Date: 10 MAY 1827 . No; 27/493
Native Place: LYNN
Date Of Trial: 11 APRIL 1820
Height; 5 FT 3 INCHES
Hair: BROWN TO SANDY
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 23rd December, 2019 made the following changes:
Penny-Lyn Beale on 18th May, 2020 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1801 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime