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Thomas Watkins, one of 300 convicts transported on the Baring, April 1815
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||8th May, 1788
|Date of Death:
||20th October, 1867
life span was 59 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 198
||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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Patricia Sabine on 4th March, 2018 wrote:
married Sarah Lewis 1819;held publican’s licences for the Talbot Inn George Stand later the Cross Keys Inn, cnr Market and Sussex St in Sydney; settled at Mangrove Creek in the Hawkesbury Region in 1840s.Eldest son Thomas purchased the “Ruth” locally built coastal vessel in 1839.
Convict Changes History
Patricia Sabine on 4th March, 2018 made the following changes:
gender: m, occupation, crime
Wendy Garthon on 4th March, 2018 made the following changes:
alias1: Tom, date of birth: 8th May, 1788 (prev. 0000), date of death: 20th October, 1867 (prev. 0000)