Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Convict uniform as punishment

Thomas SMITHAge: 54 years18101864

Name
Thomas SMITH
Given names
Thomas
Surname
SMITH
Birth calculated 1810
Citation details: SMITH THOMAS 4181/1864 AGE 54 YEARS DIED TRIAL BAY MACLEAY RIVER
Convicted
Of forgery and sentenced to transportation for 14 years.
July 21, 1834 (Age 24 years)
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: Convict Names, Page 2476
Citation details: New South Wales and Tasmania, Australia, Convict Pardons and Tickets of Leave, 1834-1859
Text:

Name: Thomas Smith Arrival Date: 1835 Vessel: Bl Merchant Province: New South Wales Title: Pardons Year(s): 1842-1845 Place of Conviction: Kent

Convict January 30, 1835 (Age 25 years)
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: Convict Names, Page 2476
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: The Transports, Page 2
Note: Arrived on board the "Bengal Merchant" (2).
Birth of a daughter
#1
Charlotte SMITH
between 1838 and 1840 (Age 28 years)

Note: I am unable to find any relevant birth registration in NSW.
Birth of a daughter
#2
Hellen SMITH
calculated 1842 (Age 32 years)
Note: The may be a relevant birth registration:
Ticket of Leave
Granted No. 42/841
March 12, 1842 (Age 32 years)
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Tickets of Leave, 1810-1869
Smith - Thomas - Ticket of Leave
Smith - Thomas - Ticket of Leave

Note: Downloaded from ancestry.com.au

Permission to MarryMary Harriett BIRDSILLView this family
October 25, 1842 (Age 32 years)
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: Convicts Permission to Marry 1810-1851, Page 979
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Registers of Convicts' Applications to Marry, 1826-1851
Smith - Birdsill - Thomas and Mary - Permission to marry
Smith - Birdsill - Thomas and Mary - Permission to marry

Note: Downloaded from ancestry.com.au

Note: Permission granted by the Rev. John Cross. Thomas was on Ticket of Leave and Mary was free at this time.
Religious marriageMary Harriett BIRDSILLView this family
about November 1842 (Age 32 years)
Address: St. Thomas'
Religion: Presbyterian
Citation details: 188/1842 V1842188 44B SMITH THOMAS BIRDSILL MARY CK
Birth of a daughter
#3
Eliza SMITH
about 1844 (Age 34 years)
Citation details: SMITH ELIZA 118/1844 V1844118 48 THOMAS MARY
Pardonned about 1845 (Age 35 years)
Citation details: New South Wales and Tasmania, Australia, Convict Pardons and Tickets of Leave, 1834-1859
Smith - Thomas - Pardon
Smith - Thomas - Pardon

Note: Downloaded from ancestry.com.au

Birth of a son
#4
William Holt SMITH
calculated 1846 (Age 36 years)

Birth of a daughter
#5
Marion SMITH
about 1848 (Age 38 years)
Citation details: SMITH MARION 1197/1848 V18481197 49 THOMAS MARY
Birth of a daughter
#6
Sarah SMITH
about 1851 (Age 41 years)
Text:

There are two possibilities:

SMITH SARAH 645/1851 V1851645 44A THOMAS MARY, and SMITH SARAH 3292/1851 V18513292 38A THOMAS MARY

Birth of a daughter
#7
Mary SMITH
about 1853 (Age 43 years)
Text:

There are two possiblly relevant registrations:

SMITH MARY 757/1853 V1853757 44A THOMAS MARY, and SMITH MARY 1507/1853 V18531507 40 THOMAS MARY

Birth of a daughter
#8
Isabella SMITH
about 1855 (Age 45 years)
Citation details: SMITH ISABELLA 4606/1855 V18554606 121B THOMAS MARY
Marriage of a childIsaac AINSWORTHCharlotte SMITHView this family
Type: Religious marriage
about 1856 (Age 46 years)
Address: St. Andrew's
Religion: Presbyterian
Citation details: 545/1856 V1856545 82 AINSWORTH ISAAC SMITH CHARLOTTE JT
Birth of a son
#9
Kenneth McK SMITH
about 1857 (Age 47 years)
Citation details: SMITH KENNETH MCK 7810/1857 THOMAS MARY H MACLEAY RIVER
Birth of a grandson
#1
James Henry AINSWORTH
March 10, 1857 (Age 47 years)
Citation details: AINSWORTH JAMES H 7763/1857 ISAAC CHARLOTTE MACLEAY RIVER
Text:

There is also this reference:

AINSWORTH JAMES H 987/1857 V1857987 44A ISAAC CHARLOTTE

Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a grandson
#2
John Thomas AINSWORTH
about 1858 (Age 48 years)
Citation details: AINSWORTH JOHN T 9226/1858 ISAAC CHARLOTTE MACLEAY RIVER
Birth of a granddaughter
#3
Mary A AINSWORTH
about 1860 (Age 50 years)
Citation details: AINSWORTH MARY A 8154/1860 ISAAC CHARLOTTE MACLEAY RIVER
Birth of a daughter
#10
Agnes SMITH
about 1861 (Age 51 years)
Citation details: SMITH AGNES 8696/1861 THOMAS MARY H MACLEAY RIVER
Birth of a grandson
#4
William George AINSWORTH
about 1862 (Age 52 years)
Citation details: AINSWORTH WILLIAM G 9005/1862 ISAAC CHARLOTTE MACLEAY RIVER
Marriage of a childJohn Bowen AINSWORTHEliza SMITHView this family
1862 (Age 52 years)
Citation details: 2142/1862 AINSWORTH JOHN BOWEN SMITH ELIZA MACLEAY RIVER
Publication: Nambucca and Bellinger News (NSW : 1911 - 1945), Friday 3 January 1919, page 5
Death of a granddaughterMary A AINSWORTH
about 1862 (Age 52 years)
Citation details: AINSWORTH MARY A 4059/1862 ISAAC CHARLOTTE MACLEAY RIVER
Birth of a granddaughter
#5
Annie Mary AINSWORTH
about 1863 (Age 53 years)
Citation details: AINSWORTH ANNIE M 8982/1863 JOHN B ELIZA MACLEAY RIVER
Birth of a grandson
#6
Arthur McKenzie “Mac” AINSWORTH
about 1864 (Age 54 years)
Citation details: AINSWORTH ARTHUR M 9961/1864 JOHN B ELIZA MACLEAY RIVER
Death February 4, 1864 (Age 54 years)
Cause of death: Accidentally drowned whilst bathing
Citation details: SMITH THOMAS 4181/1864 AGE 54 YEARS DIED TRIAL BAY MACLEAY RIVER
Quality of data: primary evidence
Note: The informant was the Coroner.
Burial February 5, 1864 (1 day after death)
Family with Mary Harriett BIRDSILL - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about November 1842Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia
-22 months
daughter
5 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
3 years
son
3 years
daughter
4 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
3 years
son
Kenneth McK SMITH
Birth: about 1857 47 40Macleay River, New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1876Nambucca River, New South Wales, Australia
5 years
daughter

BirthS - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: SMITH THOMAS 4181/1864 AGE 54 YEARS DIED TRIAL BAY MACLEAY RIVER
BirthDeath Certificate - Smith - Thomas
ConvictedThe Port Jackson Convicts Anthology
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: Convict Names, Page 2476
ConvictThe Port Jackson Convicts Anthology
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: Convict Names, Page 2476
Ticket of LeaveWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: New South Wales, Australia, Tickets of Leave, 1810-1869
Smith - Thomas - Ticket of Leave
Smith - Thomas - Ticket of Leave

Note: Downloaded from ancestry.com.au

Permission to MarryThe Port Jackson Convicts Anthology
Publication: Lesley Uebel, 2001, CD
Citation details: Convicts Permission to Marry 1810-1851, Page 979
MarriageS - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 188/1842 V1842188 44B SMITH THOMAS BIRDSILL MARY CK
PardonnedWeb Site - ancestry.com.au
Citation details: New South Wales and Tasmania, Australia, Convict Pardons and Tickets of Leave, 1834-1859
Smith - Thomas - Pardon
Smith - Thomas - Pardon

Note: Downloaded from ancestry.com.au

DeathS - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: SMITH THOMAS 4181/1864 AGE 54 YEARS DIED TRIAL BAY MACLEAY RIVER
Quality of data: primary evidence
DeathDeath Certificate - Smith - Thomas
BurialDeath Certificate - Smith - Thomas