Hi Guest!
Contribute to this record

William Chipperfield

William Chipperfield, one of 180 convicts transported on the Norfolk, 15 April 1825

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Chipperfield
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1803
Occupation: Labourer
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 Life

Crime: House breaking
Convicted at: Suffolk Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Norfolk
Departure date: 15th April, 1825
Arrival date: 18th August, 1825
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 180 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 259 (131)
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 Chipperfield 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 Chipperfield?

Contribute to this record

Community Contributions

Paul Chipperfield on 5th March, 2019 wrote:

Convicted 27/03/1824 in Bury St. Edmunds. From UK prison Hulk register.

D Wong on 6th March, 2019 wrote:

7/4/1824 Bury and Norwich Post Suffolk, England:
SUFFOLK LENT ASSIZES,
Wm. Chipperfield and H. Botson, both aged 19, for burglariously stealing a quantity of provisions and two canisters containing copper coin, from the house of Mrs. Hanna Brown, of Lowestoft; Death.

Henry Botson arrived NSW per ‘Mangles 1824’.

1828 Census: William Chipperfield, aged 25, Labourer, assigned to John Galt Smith, Woodville, NSW.

14/11/1833: TOL Paterson.

25/11/1835: Aged, 32, at Maitland, permission to marry Jane Tyler - allowed.

1836: Married Jane Tyler - Maitland district. - No children found.

19/3/1836: TOL holder living 7 miles from Wighton’s estate ‘Brandon’.

1837: TOL Holder, Paterson.

15/10/1840: Recommended for a CP
1/1/1841: CP

1867:  Bailliere’s Official Postal Directory p.143 - Farmer at Hinton, NSW.

1872: Greville Postal Directory, NSW:
Farmer at Hinton, NSW.

**Possible death:
1889: William Chipperfield, aged 85 years, died at Woodville, Morpeth, NSW.

Jane Chipperfield, died 1895, West Maitland.

Paul Chipperfield on 8th March, 2019 wrote:

Marriage to Jane Tyler was on 30/4/1835.

Convict Changes History

Paul Chipperfield on 5th March, 2019 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1805 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime

D Wong on 6th March, 2019 made the following changes:

occupation

Paul Chipperfield on 8th March, 2019 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1803 (prev. 1805)

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