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William Bozeat, one of 270 convicts transported on the Eden, 08 July 1840
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 15 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 201 (102)
||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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Robert Watkin on 28th May, 2013 wrote:
William was aged 51 and married with 6 children when he was convicted.
He was a Protestant and could not read or write.
Two of his children William and Thomas later emigrated to NSW in 1851.
Ticket of Leave given to William on the 30/6/1851
after serving 10 years and 3 months the balance of
his sentence, 4 years and 9 months was served on
the ticket of leave on condition he remain in the
Bathurst district. While at Bathurst William
worked as a sheppard.
He was a free man after 30/6/1855 and returned
to Hail Weston, Huntingdon England.
Convict Changes History
Robert Watkin on 28th May, 2013 made the following changes:
date of birth 1788, date of death 1867, gender, occupation, crime