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William Barrowcliffe, one of 188 convicts transported on the Asiatic, 26 May 1843
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 10 years
||Leicester Boro' General Quarter Sessions
26th May, 1843
23rd September, 1843
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 187 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/13, Page Number 310
||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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Leonie Dolley on 7th June, 2013 wrote:
William was 14 when he was transported for stealing a teapot. He died in hospital at Port Arthur.
Convict Changes History
Leonie Dolley on 7th June, 2013 made the following changes:
date of birth 1829, date of death 1846, gender, occupation, crime