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William Batty, one of 168 convicts transported on the Mary, 15 December 1829
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 51 years*
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Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 255 (130).
Tasmanian Archives - convicts (two records)
||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 3rd February, 2013 wrote:
William Batty was convicted at Lancaster for stealing and received a 7yr transportation sentence. Gaol report: prev. conv. in 1822.
Transported on the ‘Mary’ arriving Van Diemens Land 10 April 1830.
Native Place: Manchester.
Single; silk dyer; 5’4 1/2”; read & write; Protestant.
SECOND CONVICTION: Hobart Town
Tried & convicted Hobart Town QS 04/10/1847 - steal a bottle of rum & tobacco, from Mr. Connolly. 7yr sentence. To be imprisoned Hobart Town Gaol for 1yr. Station Gang fixed by Judges report - Jericho, VDL. Clear conduct record.
Convict Changes History
Carol Axton-Thompson on 3rd February, 2013 made the following changes:
source, date of birth 1809, gender, occupation, crime