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Thomas Wood

Thomas Wood, one of 250 convicts transported on the Argyle, 05 March 1831

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Thomas Wood
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1812
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 1831
Age: 19 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Felony
Convicted at: Lancaster Quarter Session
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Argyle
Departure date: 5th March, 1831
Arrival date: 3rd August, 1831
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 251 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 46
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

Penny-Lyn Beale on 24th February, 2022 wrote:

1830 - Burials in the Parish of Hobart Town in the County of Buckingham in the Year; 1833
No; 965
Name; Thomas Wood
Abode; Hobart Town from Hospital
When buried; 1831, 15 August
Age; 19 years
Ship’s Name; Argyle
Quality or profession. Convict

Penny-Lyn Beale on 24th February, 2022 wrote:

1831 - Conduct Record. CON31-1-46.
Indent No; 1253.
Trial; 18 Jan 1830
Transported for “Felony”

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 24th February, 2022 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1812 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1831 (prev. 0000)

Penny-Lyn Beale on 24th February, 2022 made the following changes:

gender: m, crime

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