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Thomas Trigg

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Thomas Trigg
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1793
Occupation: Ploughman
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 53 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: House breaking
Convicted at: Hereford
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Governor Ready
Departure date: 21st September, 1828
Arrival date: 17th January, 1829
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 196 other convicts


Primary source: Australia Convict Indentures (handwritten).
Source description:

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Community Contributions

Wendy Smith on 30th January, 2020 wrote:

The Australian Convict Indentures state that Thomas Trigg was aged 36 years old.  He could neither read nor write; Religion Protestant; Status single and a native of Hereford. He was convicted of house breaking on 4 April 1828 and sentenced to life.  He had no prior convictions.  Physical attributes: Height 5 feet 8 inches; complexion dark ruddy; hair dark brown and eyes grey.  Transport number 196.
Assigned to Mr Thomas Tendall, Bathurst.
There are two additional lines of comments for Thomas Trigg.  He is that last convict listed for transport on the Governor Ready and is not included in the Lieutenant Governor of Ireland’s Warrants.  He may have suffered from a fever that delayed his transport.

Convict Changes History

Wendy Smith on 30th January, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 99 years, voyage, source: Australia Convict Indentures (handwritten). (prev. ), firstname: Thomas, surname: Trigg, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1793, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime

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