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Thomas Williams

Thomas Williams, one of 106 convicts transported on the Active, Albermarle, Atlantic, Barrington, Britannia, Mary Ann, Matilda, Salamander and William and Mary, January 1791

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Thomas Williams
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 18th September, 1791
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Salop (Town of Shrewsbury) Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Active, Albermarle, Atlantic, Barrington, Britannia, Mary Ann, Matilda, Salamander and William and Ann
Departure date: January, 1791
Arrival date: 9th July, 1791
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 995 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1 p130, SA NSW convict indent Britannia 1791 1150_SZ115_0220
Source description: 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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Community Contributions

Glen on 7th October, 2018 wrote:

Tried at Shrewsbury in the County of Shropshire 24 July 1790. Sentenced to 7yrs transportation

Embarked to NSW on Britannia 27 Mar 1791 with the 3rd fleet. Note he was one of two Thomas Williams’ on Britannia.

Thomas Williams of Shropshire (Salop) died aboard ship, 18th Sep 1791, a month prior to arrival in NSW

Convict Changes History

Glen on 7th October, 2018 made the following changes:

convicted at, source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1 p130, SA NSW convict indent Britannia 1791 1150_SZ115_0220 (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1,

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