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Peter Thomas

Peter Thomas, one of 290 convicts transported on the Asia, 05 November 1835

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Peter Thomas
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
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 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Saint Christopher
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Asia 1
Departure date: 5th November, 1835
Arrival date: 21st February, 1836
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 290 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 211 (108). Tasmanian Archives.
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

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.

Single man.

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

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