Hi Guest!
Contribute to this record

William Bates

William Bates, one of 200 convicts transported on the Florentia, 11 August 1830

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Bates
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1816
Occupation: Tailor
Date of Death: -
Age: -

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: Stealing
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Florentia
Departure date: 11th August, 1830
Arrival date: 12th December, 1830
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 200 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 460
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.

Did you find the person you were looking for?

If William Bates 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.

Know more about William Bates?

Contribute to this record

Community Contributions

Penny-Lyn Beale on 18th July, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842
Trade or Calling: Tailor
Offence: Stealing Boots
Remarks: C 35/283

Penny-Lyn Beale on 18th July, 2020 wrote:

OLD BAILEY ON_LINE
DANIEL NOWLAND, WILLIAM BATES, Theft > simple larceny, 21st February 1828.
566. DANIEL NOWLAND and WILLIAM BATES were indicted for stealing, on the 6th of February , 1 pair of boots, value 4s. , the goods of William Sadd .

NOWLAND pleaded GUILTY . Aged 10.

Whipped and Discharged.

BATES pleaded GUILTY . Aged 13.

Transported for Seven Years .

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 18th July, 2020 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1816 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

This record was discovered and printed on ConvictRecords.com.au