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William Capp

William Capp, one of 212 convicts transported on the William Jardine, 30 April 1852

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Capp
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1824
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 57 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 15 years

Crime: Stealing fowls
Convicted at: Bedford, Bedford Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 15 years
Ship: William Jardine
Departure date: 30th April, 1852
Arrival date: 1st August, 1852
Place of arrival Western Australia
Passenger manifest Travelled with 211 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/17, Page Number 431 (218)
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

scott young on 11th May, 2016 wrote:

Age: 27
Gender: Male
Offence: F.ex.Stealing fowls. Fully committed 3 May 1851
Committed By: Rev.B.C.Smith
Comments on Commital: County Sessions 2 July 1851
When Committed: 28/04/1851
Type of Gaol: Bedford, New House of Correction
Sentence: 15 Years Transportation
Previous Conviction Details: 4 times and more

Convict Changes History

scott young on 11th May, 2016 made the following changes:

gender: m

scott young on 11th May, 2016 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1824 (prev. 0000)

scott young on 11th May, 2016 made the following changes:


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