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William Brown, one of 216 convicts transported on the Stakesby, 20 May 1833
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 59 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 111 (57)
||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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D Wong on 5th February, 2018 wrote:
6/7/1833 Birmingham Journal West Midlands, England:
Wm. Brown, 38, labourer, was conviced of stealing a quantity of bread and cheese, belonging to Christopher Courtman and other labourers, in the employ of Mr. Aldham, of Ulting Hall. - He had been three times before convicted of felony. Seven years transportation.
William Brown was listed as 41 years old on arrival in VDL - he was born near Brantree, Essex.
Previous convictions: once for Bread 12 mos again for Horse Hair 2 mos again for Horse Hair 9 mos.
William was 5’4” tall, light brown hair, blue eyes, single.
1833-35 Musters: Assigned to Mr.Josh. Chick.
13/2/1843: Free Certificate.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 5th February, 2018 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1792 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime