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William Anderson

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Anderson
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: Ireland, Carlow
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Minerva
Departure date: 22nd December, 1817
Arrival date: 6th July, 1818
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 52 other convicts


Primary source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts
Source description:

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Community Contributions

Nell Murphy on 2nd August, 2016 wrote:

William ANDERSON was convicted at Carlow, Ireland in March 1817. Life sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ‘Minerva’ arriving 1818.

Assignments in Colony and numerous records of misconduct and punishments.
Ticket of Leave granted (prior to 1824)
20 Mar 1830: charged with stabbing, with intent.
April1841: charged with assault. To be sent to Port Arthur Penal settlement, for life.

Convict Changes History

Nell Murphy on 2nd August, 2016 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 99 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts (prev. ), firstname: William, surname: Anderson, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 0000, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime

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