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D Wong on 7th January, 2013 wrote:
William Appleyard was 34 years old when tried for throwing down arms (he belonged to the 59th Regiment). William landed in VDL but was sent on to NSW.
William was 5’8” tall, pale complexion, dark brown hair, blue eyes, tattoos, and he could read and write and was single. His father was John and he had 6 sisters and came from Leeds.
William was assigned to J. Warner, Yass.
And to Robert and Charles Campbell, Duntroon.
He worked as a shepherd/labourer and was 5 times punished for selling necessaries and being drunk, he received altogether 1000 lashes.
9/8/1864: William died aged 65 and was buried at St. John’s, Reid ACT.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 7th January, 2013 made the following changes:
convicted at, term 99 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 1801, date of death 1864, gender, occupation, crime