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William Carter, one of 160 convicts transported on the Layton, 13 June 1827
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||Frs labourer & ploughman
|Date of Death:
life span was 58 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 204
||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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Anonymous on 18th May, 2012 wrote:
William Carter was transported for stealing hay. He was 34 years old, married, protestant, brown hair, grey eyes, 5’6" tall, and last worked for a Mr Martin, a farmer, near Rumford.
William was killed by natives in 9/5/1837 in Tasmania.
Convict Changes History
Anonymous on 18th May, 2012 made the following changes:
date of death 1837-00-00, gender m