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William Carrick

William Carrick, one of 292 convicts transported on the Pestonjee Bomanjee, 16 April 1852

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Carrick
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: Painter & glazier
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 58 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Theft
Convicted at: Scotland. Glasgow Court of Justiciairy
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Pestonjee Bomanjee
Departure date: 16th April, 1852
Arrival date: 31st July, 1852
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 291 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/17, Page Number 426
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

Donald Reid on 19th July, 2014 wrote:

Convict Record:  Tried at Glasgow 12 January 1850.  Sentence 7 years. Transported for theft. Single. Gaol Report: Very Good./Stated this offence.  /Stealing clothes and some foreign coin./Previous at Glasgow for assault - 10 months./Prisoner can read and write a letter./Surgeons report:  Specially recommended. Trade:  Painter and Glazier. Height 5’ /Age 24. /Complexion: florid /Head: small: /Hair: brown/ Visage: oval./ Forehead: high./ Eyebrows: brown./ Eyes: blue./ Nose: medium 27/9/1853 Ticket of Leave./17 July 1855 Conditional Pardon. /Assigned:  6/8/52 Thos Harbottle Eliz Street./1/10/52 Hospital.  17/11/52 Returned to service.  (Further notes not decipherable DLR)  Name:  William Carrick Vessel:  Pestonjee Bomanjee Convicted Date:  12 Jan 1850 Voyage Date:  16 Apr 1852 Colony:  Van Dieman’s Land Place of Conviction:  Glasgow, Scotland William CARRICK & Mary Ann PRICE were married in the Church of St Joseph according to the rites of the Holy Catholic Church by banns.  His occupation is shown as “Painter” and hers as “Servant”.  Witnesses were George GREENWOOD and Elizabeth PRICE.  Both Mary Ann PRICE and Elizabeth PRICE signed by a mark, indicating

Convict Changes History

Donald Reid on 19th July, 2014 made the following changes:

occupation, crime

Donald Reid on 11th December, 2016 made the following changes:

gender: m

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