Personal Details

Name: FENTON, Thomas
Convict Number(s): 6289/10000
Year of Birth: 1824
Date of Death: 27/09/1873
Place of Death: Bunbury Convict Hiring Depot Hospital
Cause of Death: Meningitis

Arrival Details

Ship Arrived on: Norwood
Ship Arrival Year: 1862

Tickets and Pardons

Ticket of Leave

Date: 11/08/1863

Conditional Pardon

Date: 17/01/1866
Location: Fremantle, WA

Certificate of Freedom

Date: 06/08/1868
Location: Fremantle, WA

British Details

Relationship Status: Single
Number of Children:
Occupation: Baker & Commission Agent
Literacy: Literate
Religion: Roman Catholic
Place of Conviction: Manchester, England.
Details of Crime: Receiving Stolen Goods. Noted Previous Conviction. Sentenced to 7 years Transportation.

Western Australia Work Details

Western Australia Work Locations: Bunbury, Fremantle, Perth.
Employment Types: Self-Employed Baker 1865, Labourer, Cook.

Western Australian Re-Convictions


Details of Crime


House Breaking & Stealing.
8 years. - Noted as Unmarried, Baker. Conditional Pardon returned & locked away.

Additional Information

Employed 6 Ticket of Leave Men at North Fremantle from 1868- 1870, Including a Lime Burner, Sawyer, Tanner & 2 Boot Makers. ( Refer WABI Cards ).