Personal Details

Name: THORNTON, John
Convict Number(s): 9016
Year of Birth: 1831
Date of Death: 07/01/1874
Place of Death: Bunbury Convict Hiring Depot Hospital, WA.
Cause of Death: Heart Disease.

Arrival Details

Ship Arrived on: Belgravia
Ship Arrival Year: 1866

Tickets and Pardons

Ticket of Leave

Date: 21/05/1868

Conditional Pardon

Date: CR- 1870

Certificate of Freedom

Date: 10/04/1873

British Details

Relationship Status: Single
Number of Children:
Occupation: Seaman
Literacy: Literate
Religion: Protestant
Place of Conviction: Northallerton, England.
Details of Crime: Stole Silver Watch. Noted Previous Conviction. Sentenced to 10 years Transportation.

Western Australia Work Details

Western Australia Work Locations: Bunbury, Springhill, Sussex, Wellington, Wokalup.
Employment Types: General Servant, Labourer, Shearer.

Western Australian Re-Convictions


Details of Crime


Additional Information

Employed by Ben PIGOTT at Springhill from 28/02/1870 to 30/06/1874. Listed in the Wokalup/Wellington District. Employed a Ticket of Leave Labourer in 1873. ( Refer WABI cards ).