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Thomas Wetton, one of 290 convicts transported on the Exmouth, 03 March 1831
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||9th March, 1840
life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 27 (16)
||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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Jennie Moloney on 19th May, 2020 wrote:
Trial in Sydney, 1840. Crime - Felony murder, arson, robbery and attacking dwelling with intent to kill. Found guilty and sentenced to death.
Transported back to Goulburn Gaol, NSW and was hanged on 9 March, 1840.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 8th June, 2018 made the following changes:
alias1: Whitton, gender: m
Jennie Moloney on 19th May, 2020 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1814 (prev. 0000), date of death: 9th March, 1840 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime