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Thomas Cosier (1764–1840)

Thomas Cosier, blacksmith, was sentenced to seven years transportation for burglary, breaking and entering and stealing goods worth five shillings. He arrived in Sydney in 1791 aboard the Albemarle as part of the Third Fleet.

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Alternative Names
  • Crosier, Thomas
  • Crozier, Thomas
  • Cozier, Thomas
  • Coshier, Thomas



1840 (aged ~ 76)
Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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Crime: theft
Sentence: 7 years