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Thomas Speedy, one of 230 convicts transported on the Dudbrook, 17 November 1852
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||5th June, 1831
|Date of Death:
||6th June, 1909
life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/17, Page Number 578
||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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Mark on 10th February, 2016 wrote:
Criminal Registers 1791-1892 - copy details state this convict, Thomas Speedy died “on route”. Death recorded?
D Wong on 10th February, 2016 wrote:
Thomas Speedy did arrive in WA alive and well. He was the son of William Speedy,
Was 5’4” tall, brown hair, hazel eyes, sallow complexion, single, build: proportionate.
26/8/1876: Married Ellen Sarah Whitehurst – 8 children all born at Geraldton, WA.
Thomas was a farmer at Yetna, also a carpenter, labourer.
Employed 8 TOL men on occasions during 1864-1868.
6/6/1909: Thomas died at Geraldton, WA.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 10th February, 2016 made the following changes:
date of birth: 5th June, 1831 (prev. 0000), date of death: 6th June, 1909 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime