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Thomas Wilson, one of 240 convicts transported on the Bardaster, 07 September 1835
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 54 years*
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Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 153 (79). Tasmanian Archives - convicts.
||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 28th January, 2018 wrote:
Thomas WILSON was convicted at the CCC, London on 11 May 1835 for breaking into a warehouse and stealing. Gaol Report: Had been imprisoned 3 times before” - note -Thomas denied this, stated he had once for leaving his Master. Hulk Report: “good”. 14 yr transportation sentence. Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ship ‘Bardaster’ arriving 13 Jan 1836. Ship surgeon’s report: “good”.
Colony of VDL:
Assigned to work services.
1839: at Green Ponds.
March 1845: Conditional Pardon approved.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 28th January, 2018 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 153 (79). Tasmanian Archives - convicts. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 153