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I wrote 5 blog posts about my 3 x great grandfather Thomas Green, also known as John Green, convict. He was granted his Conditional Pardon on the 7th March 1853 as John Green, only a few weeks before his wife … Continue reading
It’s about now that this story takes on a very different turn of events than what I was expecting. For the moment though, let’s jump back in time for a bit, 15 years ago when I received from the Tasmanian … Continue reading
I have titled this blog post “A New Life in the Colonies” but after pulling all the information together from the various convict sources, I wonder, was it really “A New Life”? I’ll let you read on and you decide.
Thomas Green was tried in the Central Criminal Court (The Old Bailey) under the name of John Green, on the 6th January 1845 for Silvering Counterfeit coins for which he received a sentence of transportation of 15 years. Many newspapers … Continue reading