Samuel James Thorley [Convict "Active" 1791]

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Samuel James Thorley

Birthdate: (52)
Birthplace: Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, UK
Death: Died in Hawkesbury River, New South Wales, Australia
Place of Burial: Richmond, New South Wales, Australia
Immediate Family:

Son of Samuel George Thorley and Elizabeth Thorley
Husband of Agnes (Shields - Shales) Parnell - Thorley [Free Settler "Ganges" 1797]
Father of Phillip Thorley; Agnes Williams Simmons; Samuel James Thorley; Elizabeth Thorley; James Thorley and 4 others
Brother of Ann Booth; John Thorley; William Thorley; Ann Thorley; John Thorley and 8 others

Occupation: Convict
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About Samuel James Thorley [Convict "Active" 1791]

Samuel THORLEY was born c1768 (son of Samuel THORLEY and Elizabeth ?)

Samuel was convicted for stealing with William VALE and sentenced to 7 years transportation. He arrived in Sydney Cove in 9/7/1791 on "Active"

Samuel had a relationship with Agnes SHIELDS (they married on 18/4/1811 at Sydney) and they had the following children

  • Philip 1799
  • Agnes 1801
  • Samuel 1804
  • Elizabeth 1806
  • James 1810-1812
  • William 1812
  • Charles 1816
  • John 1817-1817

Samuel died 9/8/1821 Richmond


http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:3038176&id=I20273

Died # Age 52 #V182166 156 & #V18215183 2B

  1. Burial: 8 DEC 1821 Thorley Vault, St. Peters' Cemetery, Richmond, NSW, Australia
  2. Emigration: 27 MAR 1791 "Active" 3rd Fleet ex Portsmouth, England
  3. Immigration: 26 SEP 1791 "Active" 3rd Fleet arrived Sydney Cove, NSW, Australia
  4. Reference Number: 20273
  5. Note:
   Sentenced Old Bailey 26th May 1790 to 7 years for stealing clothes from a house, left from Portsmouth 27th March 1791, arrived 26th Sep 1791 on the 'Active' (3rd fleet)
   For more info see
   http://members.ozemail.com.au/~sealark/tommy.html
   and
   http://65.127.178.21/biographies.htm
   and
   http://www.mygenerations.net/biographies.htm#THORLEY
   Bench of Magistrates Cases, 1788-1820
   Surname FirstName Date Qualifier Date Page Bundle Reel Charge or Nature of Document Item Identifier COD Remarks
   THORLEY - 5/01/1799 28 655 On a list of Returns of Summonses [SZ767] COD 77
   THORLEY Samuel 25/02/1809 657 On a list of licences granted - Sydney [SZ770] COD 231
   THORLEY Samuel 28/12/1798 19 655 On a list of Summonses Granted for 5 January 1799 [SZ767] COD 77
   THORLEY Samuel 16/02/1811 658 On a list of licences granted to retail wine and spirituous liquors [SZ772] COD 233
   THORLEY Samuel (?) 24/06/1809 657 Purchasing knives and forks that had been stolen from Captain Townson [SZ770] COD 231
   * Married: 18 APR 1811 in St Phillip's, Church of England, Sydney, NSW, Australia #V1811210 5 & #V18111204 3A 

Draycott, Draycot, or Draycott-in-the-Moors, a village and a parish in Staffordshire. The village stands near the river Blythe, half a mile NNE of Creswell station on the North Staffordshire railway, and 2 1/2 miles SW by S of Cheadle, and has a post office under Stoke-upon-Trent; money order office, Blythe Bridge; telegraph office, Cheadle. The parish includes also the villages of Totmonslow and Creswell. Acreage, 3907; population, 367. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Lichfield; net value, £350 with residence. The church is ancient, and contains some old monuments to members of the Draycot family.

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Samuel James Thorley [Convict "Active" 1791]'s Timeline

1769
1769
Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, UK
1799
August 4, 1799
Age 30
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
1801
1801
Age 32
Sydney Cove
1804
February 13, 1804
Age 35
Sydney Cove
1806
July 25, 1806
Age 37
Sydney Cove