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Thomas Wilson, one of 180 convicts transported on the Sir Godfrey Webster, 04 August 1823
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 98. Tasmanian Archives.
||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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Nell Murphy on 26th January, 2018 wrote:
Thomas WILSON was convicted at Lincoln 8 March 1823 for breaking into a warehouse at Caistor, tried with Broxholm. Life sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ‘Sir Godfrey Webster’ 1823.
Last lived at Welsby near Reardon.
Colony of VDL:
1834: at New Norfolk
Ticket of Leave granted.
22 Aug 1836: Conditional Pardon approved.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 26th January, 2018 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 98. Tasmanian Archives. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 98), gender: m