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William Betts

William Betts, one of 180 convicts transported on the Norfolk, 15 April 1825

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Betts
Aliases: none
Gender: -

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

Life Span

Life span

Median life span was 57 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: Essex Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Norfolk
Departure date: 15th April, 1825
Arrival date: 18th August, 1825
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 180 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 254
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.

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Vicki Osborn on 21st May, 2020 wrote:

William Betts made an application to marry Hannah Shaw on 31st October, 1828. Initially refused. The marriage took place on 25th January, 1829, Hoxham, Newcastle.
Hunter Valley Directory 1841 records ? Betts as a shoemaker in Maitland with his wife Hannah.

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