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William Moses Thomas
William Moses Thomas, one of 1063 convicts transported on the Neptune, Scarborough and Surprize, December 1789
Name, Aliases & Gender
||William Moses Thomas
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 55 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 25 (14)
||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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Maureen Withey on 25th April, 2020 wrote:
HO 47/6/35 1787 May 9
Report/memorial of Abel Moysey on the following capital cases.
1. David Charles, convicted at Breconshire for sheep stealing
2. William Thomas Moses, convicted at Breconshire for horse stealing.
3. Evan Francis, convicted at Glamorganshire for highway robbery.
Lewis Morgan and Ann David, convicted at Glamorganshire for sheep stealing.
Recommendations: the 4 men to be transported for life. Ann David to hard labour for 2 years.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 25th April, 2020 made the following changes:
gender: m, crime