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Thomas Sutton

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Thomas Sutton
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1807
Occupation: Soldier
Date of Death: 1867
Age: 60 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 53 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Desertion from army
Convicted at: Cape of Good Hope Court Martial
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Clyde
Departure date: 11th May, 1838
Arrival date: 10th September, 1838
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 176 other convicts

References

Primary source: State Archives NSW, (Series NRS 12189, Item X641, Microfiche 734)& Butts of Certificate of Freedom (NRS 12210). Source Citation for New South Wales, Australia Convict Ship Muster Rolls and Related Records, 1790-1849
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Community Contributions

Iris Dunne on 1st December, 2019 wrote:

Non-Annotated Printed Indentures: aged 31, can read & write, Protestant, Single, Trade Soldier and brickmaker, Crime Desertion, Tried 13 March 1838 at Graham’s Town (Cape of Good Hope Court Martial), Sentence 7 years, no previous convictions, Remarks “Small scar beneath centre of lower lip, small mole on right breast D under left arm”

Certificate of Freedom No.45/594 dated 30 April 1845, Prisoner No.38/1921, Native Place Middlesex, Trade Soldier & Bricklayer, Held a TOL No.42/2747 dated 14 Nov. 1842

Convict Changes History

David Bowe on 30th November, 2019 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: years, voyage, source: Source Citation for New South Wales, Australia Convict Ship Muster Rolls and Related Records, 1790-1849 (prev. ), firstname: Thomas, surname: Sutton, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1807,

Iris Dunne on 1st December, 2019 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, source: State Archives NSW, (Series NRS 12189, Item X641, Microfiche 734)& Butts of Certificate of Freedom (NRS 12210). Source Citation for New South Wales, Australia Convict Ship Muster Rolls and Related Records, 1790-1849 (p

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