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Thomas Wilson

Thomas Wilson, one of 184 convicts transported on the Woodford, 29 April 1828

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Thomas Wilson
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 59 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Woodford
Departure date: 29th April, 1828
Arrival date: 25th August, 1828
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 183 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 384. Tasmanian Archives - convict records.
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

Nell Murphy on 28th January, 2018 wrote:

Thomas WILSON was convicted at Middlesex, London 25 Oct 1827 for stealing a pr of shoes. Previously convicted. 7 yr transportation sentence. Hulk Report: “good” Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ship ‘Woodford’ arriving 1828.

Single man.
Two sisters at no. 35 Paradise Rd. Chelsea. Eleanora married to William Wood, a stone mason.

Colony of VDL:
No record of any misconduct.
Final notation - not legible.

Convict Changes History

Nell Murphy on 28th January, 2018 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 384. Tasmanian Archives - convict records. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 384)

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