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Peter Thomas, one of 290 convicts transported on the Asia, 05 November 1835
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 55 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
5th November, 1835
21st February, 1836
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 290 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 211 (108). Tasmanian Archives.
||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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Nell Murphy on 12th January, 2018 wrote:
Peter THOMAS was convicted at St. Christophers 28 April 1835 for Piracy - tried with Loyalists, 4 others also transported. 7 yr transportation sentence. Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania)per the ship ‘Asia’ arriving 21 Feb 1836.
Clear Conduct record in Colony. Passholder.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 12th January, 2018 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 211 (108). Tasmanian Archives. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 211 (108)), ge