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George Thomas

George Thomas, one of 138 convicts transported on the Lady Ridley, 04 January 1821

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: George Thomas
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1797
Occupation: Shoemaker
Date of Death: 1876
Age: 79 years

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 Life

Crime: Felony
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Lady Ridley
Departure date: 4th January, 1821
Arrival date: 27th June, 1821
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 137 other convicts

References

Primary source: Tasmanian Libraries. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 4
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

Russ Wittick on 22nd September, 2020 wrote:

TOL restored 28 May 1837
Conditional Pardon 7 Jan 1840
Full Pardon 29 July 1845
Sep 1845 Departed for Portland Vic.
Died at Peterborough Victoria

Iris Dunne on 22nd September, 2020 wrote:

Conduct Record: Transported for Felony, Conditional Pardon jan. 1842, Pardoned for any Country not in Europe 29 July 1845
https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON31-1-42$init=CON31-1-42P53

Convict Changes History

Russ Wittick on 22nd September, 2020 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1797 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1876 (prev. 0000), occupation

Iris Dunne on 22nd September, 2020 made the following changes:

gender: m

Iris Dunne on 22nd September, 2020 made the following changes:

source: Tasmanian Libraries. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 4 (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 4), crime

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