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John Thomas

John Thomas, one of 292 convicts transported on the Calcutta, February 1803

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Thomas
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1775
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 5th March, 1803
Age: 28 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 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Surrey Assizes
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Calcutta
Departure date: February, 1803
Arrival date: 4th October, 1803
Place of arrival New South Wales [Port Phillip]
Passenger manifest Travelled with 294 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 344
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

Penny-Lyn Beale on 24th May, 2021 wrote:

Burials in the Paris of St David’s Hobart - Year 1803.
Burials on Board His Majesty’s Ship - Calcutta
No; 3
Name; John Thomas
When Buried; 5 May 1803
Age; 28 [1775]
Ship’s Name; Majesty’s Ship - Calcutta

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 24th May, 2021 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1775 (prev. 0000), date of death: 5th March, 1803 (prev. 0000), gender: m

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