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Thomas Turner, one of 128 convicts transported on the Champion, 24 May 1827
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 189 (96)
||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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Penny-Lyn Beale on 30th December, 2020 wrote:
New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents.
Ship: Champion - 1827
Name; Thomas Turner. Age; 33
Unable to Read & write. Single,
Native County; Lancashire
Trade; Farmers man
Offence; Highway robbery
Trial; York - 28 March 1837 - Life
Height; 5 ft. 6 3/4
Complexion; Dark, pock pitted
Hair; Dark Brown
Additional Remarks; DIED; in Sydney Hospital 22 Dec 1838
Convict Changes History
Penny-Lyn Beale on 30th December, 2020 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1794 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1838 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime