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life span was 57 years*
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Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Middlesex Gaol Delivery
16th October, 1843
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 39 other convicts
||Tasmanian Archives - convicts
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Nell Murphy on 8th June, 2016 wrote:
William Carter was convicted at Middlesex Gaol, London in Sept 1840 for stealing money from a Minister (he was his servant, aged 15yrs). 7yr sentence. Sent to Parkhurst Prison for Boys, Isle of Wight - for 4 yrs. Further transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) on the ‘Mandarin’ arriving 16 Oct 1843.
Father & Mother living in Middlesex.
Brother John - already transported to this Colony.
Single; labourer; aged 18yrs; Protestant; can read & write.
Further offence in VDL in 1845: stealing sugar from Mr. Marshall with whom he was living. 2yrs hard labour.
Free Certificate 11 Dec 1847.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 5th June, 2016 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts (prev. ), firstname: William, surname: Carter, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1825, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime