Thomas Soper, 18011877 (aged 76 years)

Name
Thomas /Soper/
Given names
Thomas
Surname
Soper
Birth about 1801
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Name: Thomas Soper Gender: Male Age: 76 Birth Date: 1801 Occupation: Farmer Conviction Place: Devon. Exeter Quarter Session Crime: Larceny Departure Date: 6 Apr 1820 Arrival Date: 16 Aug 1820 Arrival Place: New South Wales Arrival Ship: Earl St Vincent Death Date: 6 Jun 1877

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See "Freedom" below (native place Exeter)

Immigration August 16, 1820 (aged 19 years)
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Name, Aliases & Gender Name: Thomas Soper Date of Birth: 1801 Occupation: Farmer Date of Death: 6th June, 1877, age 76 years Crime: Larceny - Thomas Soper was 19 years old when transported for stealing a shirt from Thomas Cornish to be transported 7 years. A prisoner tried at County sessions at the castle. Convicted at: Devon, Exeter Quarter Session Sentence term: 7 years Ship: Earl St Vincent Departure date: 6th April, 1820 Arrival date: 16th August, 1820 Place of arrival New South Wales Passenger manifest Travelled with 159 other convicts

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p. 342

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The ship Earl St Vincent (2) arrived in NSW 16 Aug 1820, master Sam Simpson

Census about 1825 (aged 24 years)
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1825 muster (1823-1825)

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Soper, Thomas, convict, Earl St Vincent, 1820, 7 years, government employ, Emu Plains

Freedom October 19, 1826 (aged 25 years)
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(NRS 12208) Register of Certificates of Freedom Registers of Certificates of Freedom, 1 Dec 1823 - Apr 1827, Jun 1828 - Dec 1833

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31/5/52 Thomas Soper per Earl St Vincent (2) 1820 Convicted Devon quarter Sessions 18 Oct 1819, seven years sentence Native of Exeter, a stable man, age 25, 5 feet 4 and a quarter inches tall, ruddy complexion, brown hair and blue eyes

Census November 1828 (aged 27 years)
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Soper, Thomas, 28, free by servitude, Earl St Vincent, 1820, 7 years, Protestant, labourer. John Cowell (?). Illawarra

MarriageMartha NobleView this family
1841 (aged 40 years)
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Name: Martha Noble Spouse Name: Thomas Sopper Marriage Date: 1841 Marriage Place: New South Wales Registration Place: Wollongong, New South Wales Registration Year: 1841 Volume Number: V B

Death 1877 (aged 76 years)
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Name: Thomas Soper Death Date: 1877 Death Place: New South Wales Father's name: William Mother's name: Jane Registration Year: 1877 Registration Place: Shoalhaven, New South Wales Registration Number: 8792 ------------- Name: Thomas Soper Death Date: 1877 Death Place: New South Wales Father's name: William Mother's name: Harriet Registration Year: 1877 Registration Place: Shoalhaven, New South Wales Registration Number: 8792

Family with Martha Noble
himself
18011877
Birth: about 1801Exeter, Devon, England, United Kingdom
Death: 1877Shoalhaven, South Coast and Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
wife
18201890
Birth: about 1820Irvinestown, Fermanagh, Ireland
Death: 1890Nowra, South Coast and Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: 1841Wollongong, South Coast and Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
21 months
son
18421920
Birth: September 14, 1842 41 22New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 23, 1920Nowra, South Coast and Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
13 months
son
18431923
Birth: October 15, 1843 42 23New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1923Nowra, South Coast and Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
15 months
son
18451922
Birth: January 3, 1845 44 25South Coast and Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1922Rockdale, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
18471925
Birth: May 1, 1847 46 27New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1925Nowra, South Coast and Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
18491934
Birth: 1849 48 29South Coast and Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1934Camden, South Coast and Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
18501898
Birth: 1850 49 30South Coast and Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1898Nowra, South Coast and Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
18521922
Birth: December 6, 1852 51 32New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1922Singleton, Hunter, New South Wales, Australia
4 years
daughter
18561931
Birth: September 9, 1856 55 36South Coast and Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1931Nowra, South Coast and Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
BirthAncestry.com. New South Wales, Australia, Convict Records, 1810-1891 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2016.
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Name: Thomas Soper Gender: Male Age: 76 Birth Date: 1801 Occupation: Farmer Conviction Place: Devon. Exeter Quarter Session Crime: Larceny Departure Date: 6 Apr 1820 Arrival Date: 16 Aug 1820 Arrival Place: New South Wales Arrival Ship: Earl St Vincent Death Date: 6 Jun 1877

BirthAncestry.com. New South Wales, Australia, Certificates of Freedom, 1827-1867 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009.
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See "Freedom" below (native place Exeter)

ImmigrationThomas, Steve. Convict Records. [database online].
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Name, Aliases & Gender Name: Thomas Soper Date of Birth: 1801 Occupation: Farmer Date of Death: 6th June, 1877, age 76 years Crime: Larceny - Thomas Soper was 19 years old when transported for stealing a shirt from Thomas Cornish to be transported 7 years. A prisoner tried at County sessions at the castle. Convicted at: Devon, Exeter Quarter Session Sentence term: 7 years Ship: Earl St Vincent Departure date: 6th April, 1820 Arrival date: 16th August, 1820 Place of arrival New South Wales Passenger manifest Travelled with 159 other convicts

ImmigrationBateson, Charles. The convict ships 1787-1868. 2nd ed. Glasgow : Brown, Son & Ferguson Ltd., 1985 ie 1969
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p. 342

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The ship Earl St Vincent (2) arrived in NSW 16 Aug 1820, master Sam Simpson

CensusAncestry.com. New South Wales and Tasmania, Australia Convict Musters, 1806-1849 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007.
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1825 muster (1823-1825)

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Soper, Thomas, convict, Earl St Vincent, 1820, 7 years, government employ, Emu Plains

FreedomAncestry.com. New South Wales, Australia, Certificates of Freedom, 1827-1867 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009.
Citation details:

(NRS 12208) Register of Certificates of Freedom Registers of Certificates of Freedom, 1 Dec 1823 - Apr 1827, Jun 1828 - Dec 1833

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31/5/52 Thomas Soper per Earl St Vincent (2) 1820 Convicted Devon quarter Sessions 18 Oct 1819, seven years sentence Native of Exeter, a stable man, age 25, 5 feet 4 and a quarter inches tall, ruddy complexion, brown hair and blue eyes

CensusAncestry.com. 1828 New South Wales, Australia Census (TNA Copy) [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007.
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Soper, Thomas, 28, free by servitude, Earl St Vincent, 1820, 7 years, Protestant, labourer. John Cowell (?). Illawarra

MarriageAncestry.com. Australia Marriage Index, 1788-1950 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.
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Name: Martha Noble Spouse Name: Thomas Sopper Marriage Date: 1841 Marriage Place: New South Wales Registration Place: Wollongong, New South Wales Registration Year: 1841 Volume Number: V B

DeathAncestry.com. Australia Death Index, 1787-1985 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.
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Name: Thomas Soper Death Date: 1877 Death Place: New South Wales Father's name: William Mother's name: Jane Registration Year: 1877 Registration Place: Shoalhaven, New South Wales Registration Number: 8792 ------------- Name: Thomas Soper Death Date: 1877 Death Place: New South Wales Father's name: William Mother's name: Harriet Registration Year: 1877 Registration Place: Shoalhaven, New South Wales Registration Number: 8792