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William Burke, one of 260 convicts transported on the John, 27 September 1836
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Lincoln. Lindsey Quarter Session
27th September, 1836
7th February, 1837
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 259 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 383 (194)
||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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Dennis Nightingale on 20th April, 2015 wrote:
Born - Cavan County Ireland. Crime - Stealing Wool. Single.
Convict Changes History
Dennis Nightingale on 20th April, 2015 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1789 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime