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William Brown, one of 180 convicts transported on the Norfolk, 15 April 1825
Name, Aliases & Gender
||Williams, John (alias)
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 258
||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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Tony Beale on 16th December, 2020 wrote:
From Liverpool England. Originally sent to Australia on the Norfolk 1825 then escaped on the same ship to India. Single catholic who could not read or write. 5’ 3 1/2” brown complexion dark brown hair and blue eyes. Recaptured and sent back to Australia on board the Marquis of Lansdown
Convict Changes History
Tony Beale on 16th December, 2020 made the following changes:
alias1: Williams, John (alias) (prev. Williams, John (Alias)), date of birth: 1796 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime