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Nathan Thompson

Nathan Thompson, one of 254 convicts transported on the Sir Robert Peel, 06 September 1844

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Nathan Thompson
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1814
Occupation: Twine spinner
Date of Death: -
Age: -

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 10 years

Crime: Stealing a sheep
Convicted at: Yorkshire Assizes
Sentence term: 10 years
Ship: Sir Robert Peel
Departure date: 6th September, 1844
Arrival date: 26th December, 1844
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 253 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 189 (96).Linc, Marriage Permissions (CON52/1/3 Page 452) and Conduct Record (CON33/1/63). State Archives NSW, Tas. Convict Pardon 1852-1853 (HO 10/62)
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

Iris Dunne on 7th May, 2018 wrote:

Tried: 10 July 1844

Conduct Record: Protestant, cannot read or write, Age 30, Trade: Rope & Twine Spinner, Transported for killing a sheep with intent to steal the carcass, Gaol Report: Second conviction, Married, Stated this Offence, Stealing a sheep, it was Killed, I was taking it away, p at Bradford for a shawl 2 months, fighting 2 days & fined, Embezzlement fined 2 pounds 3 times served 20 days imprisonment each time, Married, Surgeons Report, Generally Good

Marriage approved 5 August 1850 to Catherine McLean (ship Asia - 1847)

Iris Dunne on 7th May, 2018 wrote:

Convict Pardon after serving 7.1 of his 10 year sentence - 1852-1853

Convict Changes History

Iris Dunne on 7th May, 2018 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 189 (96).Linc, Marriage Permissions (CON52/1/3 Page 452) and Conduct Record (CON33/1/63) (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, C

Iris Dunne on 7th May, 2018 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 189 (96).Linc, Marriage Permissions (CON52/1/3 Page 452) and Conduct Record (CON33/1/63). State Archives NSW, Tas. Convict Pardon 1852-1853 (HO 10/62)

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