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Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
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Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Devon, Plymouth Assizes
13th May, 1787
21st January, 1788
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 102 other convicts
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Eric Harry Daly on 13th January, 2013 wrote:
Moses Tucker was tried at Plymouth, Devon on 7 June 1786 for fraud (false pretences). He was sentenced to transportation for 7 years and left England on the Friendship aged about 35 at that time (May 1787). His occupation was listed as labourer or carpenter.He left NSW in 1793.
Was press ganged into the navy at St Kitts, Leeward Islands in 1785.Report from Dunkirk hulk was “tolerably decent and orderly”. On 1 November 1788 sentenced to receive 200 lashes for stealing some boards, but later forgiven part of the punishment.
Convict Changes History
Eric Harry Daly on 12th January, 2013 made the following changes:
convicted at, term years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 0000, date of death 0000, gender, occupation, crime
Eric Harry Daly on 13th January, 2013 made the following changes:
convicted at, term 7 years, source, date of birth 1752, gender, occupation, crime