Thomas Bromwell (d.1792)

THOMAS BROMWELL was a convict who was tried and convicted at the Old Bailey and sentenced to seven years transportation on 12 January 1791. BROMWELL sailed from Yarmouth per Pitt (1792) on 17 July 1791 and arrived on 14 February 1792 but did not last long in the colony. He was buried as “THOMAS BLOOMWELL” in an unmarked grave at St. John’s Cemetery, Parramatta on 4 June 1792.


Names

  • Alternate: THOMAS BLOOMWELL (c.f. burial register)

Burial Location

  • Unmarked grave, exact location unknown, St. John’s Cemetery, Parramatta

Trial Records

  • Old Bailey Proceedings Online (www.oldbaileyonline.org, version 8.0), 12 January 1791, trial of THOMAS BROMWELL (t17910112-35).

Occupation

  • Journeyman hairdresser (c.f. trial record)

Positions

  • Convict, Pitt (1792), 17 July 1791–14 February 1792

Sources

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Lists

# Convict

# Trial Place: Old Bailey

# Punishment: Seven Years Transportation

# Ship: Pitt (1792)

# Burial year: 1792

# Grave: unmarked


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