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Richard Thompson, one of 240 convicts transported on the Forfarshire, 24 June 1843
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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|Date of Death:
life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Yorkshire, Sheffield Quarter Sessions
24th June, 1843
12th October, 1843
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 239 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/13, Page Number 329 (166)
||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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Convict Changes History
Leonie Dolley on 24th May, 2013 made the following changes:
date of birth 1818, date of death 1890, gender, occupation, crime