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William Bramble, one of 176 convicts transported on the Mary, 28 August 1821
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
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Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 100. National Archives Microfilm Publication, NSW & Tas., Aust. General Muster, 1822, HO 10/36. State Archives, NSW Butts of COF 1832 (NRS 12210) and NSW Maitland Gaol Description Book (Roll:2371) and NSW Colonial Papers (NRS 898, Reels 6020-6040, 6070; Fiche 3260-3312) and (NRS 937; Reels 6004-6016, Page:359) and Application of Banns, 1838 (Reel 1703) and Colonial Secretary's Papers (NRS 939; Reels
||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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Bob Ainsworth on 26th January, 2018 wrote:
The Brimbles lived in Kingston zdeveril. Can’t trace Brambles as a family.
Iris Dunne on 27th January, 2018 wrote:
Convict Transports: last name clearly written as Bramble
Convicted 18th July 1818 at Wiltshire, England
28 January 1822 - On list of convicts landed from the Mary and forwarded to Airds for distribution
Australian Convict General Muster, 1822, William is a convict, Shepherd in Bathurst
31 January 1825 Punished at the General Session held at Bathurst during Jan 1825 - No.of Lashes: 100 and 2 years, Offence: “Committing a most violent and Barbarous assault on the Body of James Gallagher”
19 February 1825, on list of convicts transported to Port Macquarie per Amity, Trade: Labourer, Bathurst, Major Moriset for 2 years
Certificate of Freedom No.32/729 dated 11 August 1832, named William Bramble, Native Place: Wiltshire, Trade: Laborer, Offence: Housebreaking, Year of Birth: 1804
Application date for Publication of Banns:23 August 1838, Spouse: Mary Mack (aged 23, arrived 1836 on the Rosslin Castle, Spinster, Bond) - William Bramble (aged 32, Birth year 1806, Bachelor, Free, Remarks: He is a stock keeper and able to support a family) - Application Place: Bristane Water Northumberland, NSW
maitland Gaol Description Book: 1874, aged 70, Protestant, Labourer
Maureen Withey on 6th May, 2019 wrote:
William was originally sent in September 1818 to the Laurel Hulk, in Portsmouth harbour, together with eight other prisoners from New Sarum, then removed to the Leviathan Hulk.
HO 9-9-1 Records of Laurel, Hardy and York Hulks, in Portsmouth Harbour, 1805-1831,P 45.Received from New Sarum 28 Sept 1818 (9 prisoners)
Willm. Bramble, age 13, convicted for a felony at New Sarum 18 July 1818, sentenced to transportation for 14 years. 8 Oct 1818, Leviathan.
HO-9-8-4 P 42.(Leviathan Record )
Received from Laurel Hulk, 8 Oct 1818,
William Bramble, age 13, convicted for a felony at New Sarum 18 July 1818, sentenced to transportation for 14 years. NSW 22 Aug 1821.
Convict Changes History
Nibbles on 29th July, 2015 made the following changes:
Bob Ainsworth on 26th January, 2018 made the following changes:
surname: Brimble (prev. Bramble)
Iris Dunne on 27th January, 2018 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 100. National Archives Microfilm Publication, NSW & Tas., Aust. General Muster, 1822, HO 10/36. State Archives, NSW Butts of COF 1832 (NRS 12210) and