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||3rd April, 1819
life span was 54 years*
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Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
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Eric Harry Daly on 13th January, 2013 wrote:
Thomas Stretch was tried at Shrewsbury, Shropshire on 16 August 1783 for burglary with a value of 3 shillings. He was sentenced to transportation for 7 years having been originally sentenced to death, and left England on the Friendship aged about 33 at that time (May 1787). His occupation was listed as labourer or miller. He died in 1819.
Report from Dunkirk hulk was “tolerably decent and orderly”. Sentenced to receive 100 lashes for idleness in February 1789
Convict Changes History
Eric Harry Daly on 12th January, 2013 made the following changes:
convicted at, term years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 0000, date of death 0000, gender, occupation, crime
Eric Harry Daly on 13th January, 2013 made the following changes:
convicted at, term 7 years, source, date of birth 1754, date of death 3rd April, 1819, gender, occupation, crime