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George Thomas

George Thomas, one of 250 convicts transported on the Larkins, 24 July 1817

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: George Thomas
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 1817
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 55 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Wilts Assizes
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Larkins
Departure date: 24th July, 1817
Arrival date: 22nd November, 1817
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 249 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 367 (185)
Source description: 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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Community Contributions

Maureen Withey on 2nd May, 2019 wrote:

... Noah Thomas and George Thomas, for burglariously breaking into the house of Joseph Chipp, a labourer, at Ridge in the parish of Chilmark in the night of Sunday the 16th of February, and stealing two caps and other articles of wearing apparel…..
Salisbury Journal, 17 Mar 1817

Maureen Withey on 4th May, 2019 wrote:

HO 9-9-1 Records of Laurel, Hardy and York Hulks, in Portsmouth Harbour, 1805-1831, page 38.

Received from Salisbury 22 May 1817, (15 prisoners)
Geo. Thomas, age 18, convicted for a felony at Salisbury Assizes 8 March 1817, sentenced to 14 years transportation. Discharged (to ship) 11 July 1817.

Penny-Lyn Beale on 8th May, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Settler and Convict Lists, 1787-1834
New South Wales Male 1788-1819 Noted against his name: dead

Australia, Death Index, 1787-1985
Registration Year: 1817
Registration Place: Sydney, New South Wales
Volume Number: V18173910 2B

Name: George Thomas. Death Date: 22nd Unknown month 1817
Cemetery: Old Sydney Burial Ground
Burial or Cremation Place: Sydney, City of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 8th May, 2020 made the following changes:

date of death: 1817 (prev. 0000), gender: m

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