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Matthew Thompson

Matthew Thompson, one of 376 convicts transported on the Fairlie, 14 October 1833

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Matthew Thompson
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1810
Occupation: Servant
Date of Death: 12th August, 1895
Age: 85 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: Larceny
Convicted at: Northampton Assizes
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Fairlie
Departure date: 14th October, 1833
Arrival date: 15th February, 1834
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 375 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 241 (122)
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

Michael Thompson on 22nd February, 2012 wrote:

Crime is listed as ‘Larceny by a Servant’

Convict Changes History

Michael Thompson on 22nd February, 2012 made the following changes:

date of birth 1810-00-00, date of death 1895-08-12, gender m

Matthew Bell on 14th October, 2014 made the following changes:

occupation

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