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William Barnes, one of 199 convicts transported on the Maitland, 26 August 1843
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||7th September, 1897
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
26th August, 1843
7th February, 1844
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales and Norfolk Island
Travelled with 199 other convicts
||England & Wales Criminal Registers (HO27/71, page 367). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/13, Page Number 405 (204)
||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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Joanna Carey on 21st August, 2019 wrote:
William was transported with his brother, Worthy.
William married Catherine Hennesey in Melbourne in 1859 and died in Dunedin NZ 7 Sept 1897.
Iris Dunne on 21st August, 2019 wrote:
Criminal Registers: Tried 2 March 1843, aged 26, Offence Burglary
Death named William Dix Barnes
Convict Changes History
Joanna Carey on 21st August, 2019 made the following changes:
date of death: 7th September, 1897 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime
Iris Dunne on 21st August, 2019 made the following changes:
source: England & Wales Criminal Registers (HO27/71, page 367). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/13, Page Number 405 (204) (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number H