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Samuel Mather Tompkins

Samuel Mather Tompkins, one of 254 convicts transported on the Norwood, 06 April 1867

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Samuel Mather Tompkins
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1826
Occupation: Farm labourer
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 8 years

Crime: Larceny
Convicted at: Southampton. General Quarter Sessions Winchester
Sentence term: 8 years
Ship: Norwood
Departure date: 6th April, 1867
Arrival date: 13th July, 1867
Place of arrival Western Australia
Passenger manifest Travelled with 254 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 93, Class and Piece Number HO11/19, Page Number 218. WA, Convict Records, Convict Dept., Reel No.FCN42, Ref NO.ACC 128/40-43
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 4th February, 2018 wrote:

Convict Records: Arrived from Prison Portland, Trade: Farm Labourer, Aged 41, Single, can read but not write, Protestant, Tried 20 October 1865, Crime: Larceny, Ticket of Leave: 28-2-70, New Ticket of Leave: 19-4-72, transferred from Fremantle Prison to Newcastle Depot in 1871

Convict Index states aged 41, Birth Year: 1824

Convict Changes History

Iris Dunne on 4th February, 2018 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 93, Class and Piece Number HO11/19, Page Number 218. WA, Convict Records, Convict Dept., Reel No.FCN42, Ref NO.ACC 128/40-43 (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 93, Class and Pi

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