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William Arber, one of 240 convicts transported on the Marquis of Hastings, 15 July 1842
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||30th May, 1886
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 15 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/13, Page Number 138
||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 30th September, 2016 wrote:
15/12/1885: found guilty in the HSC of ‘Attempting Sodomy’ and sentenced to 7 Years gaol. He is shown as being 78 years of age and his warrant number was 15991. He was a labourer; Protestant with one prior conviction and could only read.
William died at the Campbell Street Gaol on 30 May 1886. (Cause unknown.)
Convict Changes History
Leonie Dolley on 27th June, 2013 made the following changes:
date of birth 1814, date of death 1886, gender, occupation, crime
D Wong on 30th September, 2016 made the following changes:
date of death: 30th May, 1886 (prev. 1886)