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William Adams, one of 260 convicts transported on the Adelaide, 16 April 1855
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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|Date of Death:
life span was 59 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 10 years
||Essex. Assizes Chelmsford
16th April, 1855
18th July, 1855
|Place of arrival
Travelled with 260 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 93, Class and Piece Number HO11/18, Page Number 130
||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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Bob Cutter on 29th April, 2019 wrote:
Age when sentenced 27y
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date of birth: 1824 (prev. 0000)