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Thomas Thomas

Thomas Thomas, one of 257 convicts transported on the Maria Somes, 03 May 1850

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Thomas Thomas
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1814
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Perjury
Convicted at: Carmarthen. Assizes at Carmarthen
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Maria Somes
Departure date: 3rd May, 1850
Arrival date: 9th August, 1850
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 259 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/16, Page Number 238
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

Anonymous on 19th April, 2012 wrote:

Thomas Thomas was 36 years old when he arrived in Tasmania.  He was a labourer, protestant, could not read or write, single, 5’5 1/2" tall, dark complexion, hazel eyes, oval face, brown eyebrows, black hair and a large scar on his upper lip.

The Surgeon’s report: Very Good.

No other offences or sentences were recorded in his conduct register.

28/9/1850: TOL

3/4/1855: COF.

Convict Changes History

Anonymous on 18th April, 2012 made the following changes:

date of birth 1869-05-20, gender m

Anonymous on 19th April, 2012 made the following changes:

date of birth 1814-00-00 (prev. 1869-05-20)

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