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William Butterfield, one of 389 convicts transported on the Moffatt, 10 August 1842
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||York, Doncaster General Quarter Sessions
10th August, 1842
28th November, 1842
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 390 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/13, Page Number 193 (98)
||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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Leonie Dolley on 4th June, 2013 wrote:
William was transported for stealing 100 tame pigeons. He died in the hospital at New Norfolk.
Convict Changes History
Leonie Dolley on 4th June, 2013 made the following changes:
date of birth 1792, date of death 1846, gender, occupation, crime