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William Bates, one of 216 convicts transported on the Lady Harewood, 15 October 1830
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||Painter & glazier
|Date of Death:
life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 511 (258). Tasmanian Archives - convicts http://search.archives.tas.gov.au/ImageViewer/image_viewer.htm?CON33-1-71,109,4,L,80
||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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Carol Axton-Thompson on 20th October, 2013 wrote:
William Bates was convicted at Middlesex, London 19/02/1829. 7yr sentence. Transported to NSW, Australia on the ‘Lady Harewood’.
Free, by servitude 24/03/1836.
Further conviction, Sydney, NSW, 11/07/1839 - assault & robbery (street robbery and stealing).
Protestant; single man; painter & glazier; 5’2”; aged 30yrs; sallow complexion; dk brown hair; dk brown eyes.
Native Place: Maryabone
Sent to Norfolk Island 26/08/1839.
Transported to Van Diemen’s Land per ‘Lady Franklin’ 12/10/1845.
Probation Gang - Port Cygnet 26.10.1845. Emerged from Gang 15/05/1846.
17/08/1847 Ticket of Leave
05/02/1850 Conditional Pardon
Convict Changes History
Carol Axton-Thompson on 20th October, 2013 made the following changes:
source, date of birth 1809, gender, occupation, crime