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William Henry Barrett
William Henry Barrett, one of 260 convicts transported on the Adelaide, 16 April 1855
Name, Aliases & Gender
||William Henry Barrett
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Gloucester. Assizes Gloucester
16th April, 1855
18th July, 1855
|Place of arrival
Travelled with 260 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 93, Class and Piece Number HO11/18, Page Number 130. Ancestry. England, Criminal Registers (HO27/100, page 49). Gloucestershire, England, Prison Records (Ref.Q/Gc/6/2).
||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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Iris Dunne on 20th December, 2018 wrote:
Convict Index:- Aged 31, Married with 9 children, application for wife and children to come to WA return 31 December 1859, Trade: Corn Merchant
Convicted 5 August 1852
Criminal Register:- Trial: 5 August 1852, Offence: Forging an Acceptance to Bill of Exchange
Prison Record: Admitted 10 August 1852 to The County Gaol, Prisoner No.2313, Trade: Miller and Corn Merchant, Aged 31, Offence: For knowingly uttering at St. Owen, a forged Bill of Exchange for the payment of 389 pounds 17/11 with intent to defraud Joseph Stinge and Charles Stinge (or Sturge), Discharge 11 September 1852
Bob Cutter on 29th April, 2019 wrote:
Age when sentenced 34y
Convict Changes History
Iris Dunne on 4th October, 2018 made the following changes:
Iris Dunne on 20th December, 2018 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 93, Class and Piece Number HO11/18, Page Number 130. Ancestry. England, Criminal Registers (HO27/100, page 49). Gloucestershire, England, Prison Records (Ref.Q/Gc/6/2). (prev. Australian Joint Copyi