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William Brimble

William Bramble, one of 176 convicts transported on the Mary, 28 August 1821

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Brimble
Aliases: William Bramble
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1804
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: Housebreaking
Convicted at: Wilts. Assizes
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Mary
Departure date: 28th August, 1821
Arrival date: 23rd January, 1822
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 175 other convicts

References

Primary 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 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
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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Community Contributions

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:

gender: m

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

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