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William Arrow, one of 152 convicts transported on the Hindostan, July 1821
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
24th November, 1821
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 151 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 69 (36)
||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 19th October, 2012 wrote:
William Arrow was about 19 years old when transported for stealing a bottle of whiskey and shooting game fowls belonging to “Weston Manor” Albury, Surrey.
1823: Sent to Bathurst where he worked as a shoemaker.
12/9/1825: Convict servant of James McAloney. To be victualled from the store at Parramatta for 6 mon ths.
12/5/1828: Permission to marry Sarah Burton, age 16 (daughter of convict James Burton/Bottom).
Sarah and William had at least 15 children. William later became a farmer.
21/5/1886: William died at Eight Mile Swamp, O’Connell Plains NSW.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 19th October, 2012 made the following changes:
date of birth 1802, date of death 1886, gender, crime
Shaaron Hutton on 28th February, 2018 made the following changes: