Contribute to this record
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 59 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.
Did you find the person you were looking for?
If William Henry Barrett was the person you were looking for, you may be able to discover more about them by looking at our resources page.
If you have more hunting to do, try a new search or browse the convict records.
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