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William Cattlin

William Cattlin, one of 200 convicts transported on the John, 26 January 1832

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Cattlin
Aliases: Catling, Catlin
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1812
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 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Essex Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: John
Departure date: 26th January, 1832
Arrival date: 8th June, 1832
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 199 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 255 (128)
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

D Wong on 3rd March, 2013 wrote:

William Cattlin was 19 years old on arrival. 

19/8/1839: COF

28/8/1841: Scone - Applied to marry Catherine O’Shea, age 23, arrived free per ‘Magistrate’.

1841: William and Catherine were married at Scone - Listed as William Catling.

Found no issue or other records.

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 3rd March, 2013 made the following changes:

alias1, alias2, date of birth 1812, gender

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