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Richard Tye, one of 130 convicts transported on the Marmion, 02 November 1827
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 59 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 293 (148). Tasmanian Archives. Old Bailey CCC.
||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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Nell Murphy on 3rd February, 2019 wrote:
Richard TYE was convicted at the London Gaol Delivery on 5 April 1827 for stealing from the person (pick pocketing). Confessed to the offence and stated he had been intoxicated. Life sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ship ‘Marmion’ arriving there 1828.
Aged 22 yrs; Protestant; had worked for a Mr. Hopping, a carrier/currier.
Father & Mother at Ber…....
Colony of VDL:
Assigned to work service.
1832 at Mr. Bryant’s - gross neglect of duty. 50 lashes.
1832 at Mr. Bryant’s - absent without leave and abusinging his Master. 75 lashes.
1834 at Mr. Nicholas - absent without leave and refusing to leave Mr. Vincent’s Inn. Knocking down a Constable. 50 lashes.
6 Jan 1841: Conditional Pardon approved, no. 2827
18 Nov 1845: Conditionl Pardon extended.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 3rd February, 2019 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 293 (148). Tasmanian Archives. Old Bailey CCC. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number