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David Thomas, one of 210 convicts transported on the Lady East, 04 November 1824
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
||Carmarthen Quarter Sessions
4th November, 1824
9th April, 1825
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 211 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 209 (106)
||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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Maureen Withey on 5th August, 2019 wrote:
Hobart Town Gazette, 15 Sept 1827
List of Runaways
296. Thomas, David, 5 ft. 3, brown hair, dark grey eyes, aged 20. a farmer’s boy, tried at Caermarthen, April 1825, 7 years, native of Caermarthen, per Lady East, blue mark on forehead over left eyebrow, W T and anchor inside right arm, brig back left arm, absconded from Road party, New-town, in July last. Same reward. (£2).
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 5th August, 2019 made the following changes: