Hi Guest!
Contribute to this record

William Chaplin

William Chaplin, one of 158 convicts transported on the Eliza, 25 June 1828

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Chaplin
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1821
Occupation: Shepherd
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Southampton Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Eliza
Departure date: 25th June, 1828
Arrival date: 18th November, 1828
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 157 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 425 (214)
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.

Did you find the person you were looking for?

If William Chaplin was the person you were looking for, you may be able to discover more about them by looking at our resources page.

If you have more hunting to do, try a new search or browse the convict records.

Know more about William Chaplin?

Contribute to this record

Community Contributions

Anonymous on 15th September, 2011 wrote:

Convicted at Southampton Quarter Sessions for a term of 7 years on 15 January 1828.

Transported on ‘Eliza III’ which departed London, England 25 June 1828 and arrived in Sydney 18 November 1828.

Granted Certificate of Freedom No. 35/0159 on 18 March 1835.

State Records Ref. 4/4326, Film 994

Married Eleanor Ann (Ellen) Lewis, convict per "Burrell (II)"

Anonymous on 18th January, 2012 wrote:

William Chaplin married Emma Hancock Dec 25 1838 in Adelaide South Australia he disappeared soon after.

Convict Changes History

Anonymous on 18th January, 2012 made the following changes:

date of birth 1821-00-00 (prev. 1793-09-01)

Anonymous on 6th November, 2011 made the following changes:

date of birth 1793-09-01, gender m

This record was discovered and printed on ConvictRecords.com.au