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William Ashton, one of 200 convicts transported on the Fortune, November 1812
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 55 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||York City of Assizes
11th June, 1813
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 199 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 90
||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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Anonymous on 15th June, 2012 wrote:
Born in York.
Jan 1823: Servant of John Cobcroft of Wilberforce: attestation as to his character for a ticket of leave.
29/1/1823: On list of persons who obtained ticket of leave’s during the last week.
Convict Changes History
Anonymous on 15th June, 2012 made the following changes:
date of birth 1790-00-00, gender m