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Thomas Smith

Thomas Smith, one of 211 convicts transported on the Mandarin, 24 February 1840

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Thomas Smith
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1821
Occupation: Wheelwright
Date of Death: 1844
Age: 23 years

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 10 years

Crime: Pocket picking
Convicted at: Central Criminal Court
Sentence term: 10 years
Ship: Mandarin
Departure date: 24th February, 1840
Arrival date: 30th June, 1840
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 211 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 151 (77)
Source description: 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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Community Contributions

Leonie Dolley on 18th June, 2013 wrote:

Thomas was prosecuted in Hobart with assault with intent to murder his overseer William Perry. He was found guilty and he was executed in Hobart 7\8\1844.

Convict Changes History

Leonie Dolley on 18th June, 2013 made the following changes:

date of birth 1821, date of death 1844, gender, occupation, crime

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