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Benjamin Thomas, one of 300 convicts transported on the Baring, December 1818
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 55 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Worcester Quarter Session
26th June, 1819
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 301 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 134
||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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Tony Beale on 11th November, 2020 wrote:
New South Wales, Australia, Registers of Convicts’ Applications to Marry, 1826-1851
Granted 12/12/1834 Ann Neill 20 bond (7yrs) per ship to marry Benjamin Thomas 34 free (7yrs) per ship Baring
D Wong on 11th November, 2020 wrote:
Benjamin Thomas was 20 years old on arrival.
Native Plae: Worcestershire.
Benjamin was 5’4½” tall, florid complexion, light brown hair, hazel eyes.
22/10/1834: Permission to marry Catherine Gallagher (Caroline) - Catherine was 25, married with 1 child - Benjamin was 34 and free.
24/11/1834: Permission to marry Ann Neal, (Southworth) - Ann was 20 and on bond - benjamin 34 and free.
1835: Married Mary Ann O’Niel at St. Phillip’s, Sydney.
1844: Mary A
Convict Changes History
Tony Beale on 11th November, 2020 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1800 (prev. 0000), gender: m
D Wong on 11th November, 2020 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1798 (prev. 1800), occupation, crime