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William Austin

William Austin, one of 230 convicts transported on the Woodbridge, 10 October 1839

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Austin
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1785
Occupation: Carpenter
Date of Death: 24th June, 1840
Age: 55 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Nottingham Town Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Woodbridge
Departure date: 10th October, 1839
Arrival date: 26th February, 1840
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 229 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 107 (55)
Source description: 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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Community Contributions

Penny-Lyn Beale on 3rd July, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842 Bound Indentures1818-1819

Name: William Austin. Age: 54
Birth Year: abt 1786
Birth Place: Nottingham
Arrival year: 1840
Arrival State: New South Wales
Status:      Widower 2m 2f
Ship:      Woodbridge
Occupation: Carpenter
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New South Wales, Australia, Convict Death Register, 1826-1879
Ship; Woodbridge
Age - Born 1787
Died - Sydney Hospital
Date - 24/06/1840
Remarks: None

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 3rd July, 2020 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1785 (prev. 0000), date of death: 24th June, 1840 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation

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