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Isaac Tinker

Isaac Tinker, one of 400 convicts transported on the Moffatt, 04 January 1834

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Isaac Tinker
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1810
Occupation: Groom
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Chester Quarter Session
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Moffatt
Departure date: 4th January, 1834
Arrival date: 9th May, 1834
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 399 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 258
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

D Wong on 1st October, 2012 wrote:

Isaac Tinker was 23 years old on arrival and was transported for stealing 4 geese.  Isaac was a groom/brewer.

Isaac was 5’6” tall, grey eyes, brown hair, dark complexion, single, large scar on left elbow, cast in left eye, scar on left eyebrow.

1835 Muster: Assigned to Mr G Parramore

24/4/1835: Parramore/ Extreme rudeness to his Mistress and constant neglect of his duty = Severely reprimanded.

August 1838: TOL
1840: COF.

Married esther Crutchley, per Woodbridge 1844.  They had 3 children.

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 1st October, 2012 made the following changes:

date of birth 1810, gender, occupation, crime

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