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Thomas Williams, one of 172 convicts transported on the Minerva, 08 July 1824
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||15th January, 1834
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Kent Special Session of Gaol Delivery
8th July, 1824
19th November, 1824
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 171 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 171 (87)
||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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Anonymous on 9th July, 2012 wrote:
15/1/1834: Convict Death Register: Thomas Williams, age 27, District/Parish Norfolk Island. Shot on the settlement.
4/3/1834: Sydney Gazette: His Excellency the Govenor received a despatch from Norfolk Island, dated 16th February, reporting a mutiny had broken out on the island on the morning of the 15th of January in chich about 150 convicts took part. 5 Convicts were killed. Thomas Williams was one of them.
Convict Changes History
Anonymous on 9th July, 2012 made the following changes:
date of death 1834-01-15, gender m