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William Abbott, one of 311 convicts transported on the Barwell, September 1797
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Surrey Quarter Sessions
18th May, 1798
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 306 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 233 (117)
||This record is one of the entries in the British convict transportation registers 1787-1867 database compiled by State Library of Queensland from British Home Office (HO) records which are available on microfilm as part of the Australian Joint Copying Project.
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Maureen Withey on 27th April, 2020 wrote:
Colonial Secretary Index.
ABBOTT, William. Per “Barwell”, 1798; blacksmith
1802 Apr -Of Parramatta. Particulars of arms in possession of (Reel 6041; 4/1719 p.87)
1806 Mar-Jul - Received issues of beer at Parramatta (Reel 6041; 4/1719 pp.212, 214, 215)
1807 Dec 10 - Blacksmith. On statement of capital advanced by John Blaxland in his concerns from 3 Apr 1807 to 14 Sep 1808 (Reel 6043; 4/1727 p.205)
1809 May 23 - Stores received at Lumber Yard, Parramatta for Abbott to complete phaeton (Reel 6020; 2/8131 p.5)
1818 Aug 15 - Paid from the Police Fund for ground at Parramatta relinquished to Government (Reel 6038; SZ759 p.491)
1819 Jul 31, Aug 21 - Re money paid to him for blacksmith’s work in the Cowpastures (Reel 6048; 4/1743 pp.176, 184-5)
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 27th April, 2020 made the following changes: