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William Clarke, one of 160 convicts transported on the Royal George, 22 August 1828
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 51 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 474
||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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Maureen Withey on 26th May, 2021 wrote:
At the Sussex Assizes, held at Horsham, on Monday the 24th of March, and three following days, before the Hon. Sir James Burrough, Knt. and Sergeant d’Oyley, George Collins and Dinah Stanford, for highway robbery; William Tapner, Thomas Norman, and Saul Boniface, for sheep stealing; Thomas Slater, Peter and Richard Collins, and Stephen Harding for burglary and Wm. Clark for horse stealing, severally received sentence of death, but were reprieved before the judge left the town.
Hampshire Chronicle, 7 Apr 1828.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 26th May, 2021 made the following changes:
gender: m, crime