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William Carter, one of 220 convicts transported on the Theresa, 28 March 1845
Name, Aliases & Gender
||Brown, Henry (alias)
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 58 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 264. Tasmanian Archives - convicts
||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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Nell Murphy on 5th June, 2016 wrote:
William Carter (alias Henry Brown) was convicted at the CCC, London on 25 Nov 1844 for Larceny - stealing beef. Previous for stealing brushes and vagrancy. 7yr transportation sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land on the ‘Theresa’ arriving 4 July 1845.
single; aged 20yrs; trade - a sweep; 5’4”; Protestant; can read & write.
Native place - Fulham.
Probation period and assignments in Colony.
Ticket of Leave 27 Aug 1850
Certificate of Freedom 29 Dec 1851
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 5th June, 2016 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 264. Tasmanian Archives - convicts (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 264), alias