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William Anderson, one of 200 convicts transported on the John, 26 January 1832
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 260
||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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D Wong on 26th February, 2013 wrote:
William anderson was 48 years old when indicted for stealing 1 coat 3s., 1 waistcoat 1s., 2 shirts 1s., and 1 petticoat 6d., the property of George Heath, from his dwelling at St. Anne, Westminster.
William was a working Goldsmith and Jeweller, he had fallen on hard times and had been working as a housekeeper. He had a wife and 3 children.
He was sentenced to death.
1840: TOL Mudgee
10/5/1842: TOL Passport on the recommendation of the Mudgee Bench.
1864: Died at Mudgee aged 75 (as per NSW BDM).
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 26th February, 2013 made the following changes:
date of birth 1783, date of death 1864, gender, crime