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Samuel Thomas

Samuel Thomas, one of 150 convicts transported on the Frances Charlotte, 27 December 1836

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Samuel Thomas
Aliases: none
Gender: -

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1819
Occupation: Gentleman's servant
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Pickpocket
Convicted at: Central Criminal Court
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Frances Charlotte
Departure date: 27th December, 1836
Arrival date: 15th May, 1837
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 149 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 434
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

Gail Robyn Newman on 15th November, 2021 wrote:

Samuel received his Ticket of leave 29th July 1841
Age 22.
and Certificate of Freedom 9th May 1843

Gail Robyn Newman on 17th November, 2021 wrote:

Samuel was described ad having a fresh complexion, brown hair, and dark eyes

Convict Changes History

Gail Robyn Newman on 17th November, 2021 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1819 (prev. 0000), crime

Gail Robyn Newman on 17th November, 2021 made the following changes:


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