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William Alley

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Alley
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1824
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: Assault
Convicted at: Limerick
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Rodney
Departure date: 24th November, 1852
Arrival date: 12th February, 1853
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 39 other convicts


Primary source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts http://search.archives.tas.gov.au/ImageViewer/image_viewer.htm?CON33-1-113,350,7,L,80
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Community Contributions

Carol Axton-Thompson on 10th May, 2013 wrote:

William Alley was convicted at Limerick on 7 Mar 1850 for assault - taking away a woman from a house. No prior convictions. 14 yr sentence. Transported to Van Diemens Land (Tasmania) on the ‘Rodney’ arriving 12/02/1853.

Carol Axton-Thompson on 10th May, 2013 wrote:

Single man; aged 29yrs; 5’7”; fair complexion; brown hair; Roman Catholic; labourer; grey eyes; native place - Co. Limerick.

2yrs 25days Probation. 185 days gained by hard work.
14/10/1853: hospital, Hobart.
11/09/1854: lesee, Coal Mines.
13/11/1855: Ticket of Leave
27/11/1856: Conditional Pardon

Convict Changes History

Carol Axton-Thompson on 10th May, 2013 made the following changes:

convicted at, term 14 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 1824, date of death 0000, gender, occupation, crime

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