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William Thomas, one of 184 convicts transported on the Phoenix, November 1821
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||London Gaol Delivery
20th May, 1822
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 183 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 113 (58)
||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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Penny-Lyn Beale on 11th August, 2021 wrote:
Burials in the Parish of St John, Launceston in the County of Cornwall, Port Dalrymple in the Year 1830
No; 120 
Name; William Thomas
When buried; 7 July 1830
Ship’s Name; Phoenix. F. S. Labourer
Quality or profession. EXECUTED; at Launceston.
By Whom Ceremony was preformed; Chaplain
William Thomas - 30 June 1830 - Hanged at Launceston for the murder of John ‘Smutty Jack’ Warne
Convict Changes History
Penny-Lyn Beale on 11th August, 2021 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1800 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1830 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation