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William Cleary

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Cleary
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1813
Occupation: Ropemaker
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Highway robbery
Convicted at: Ireland, Waterford
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Norfolk
Departure date: 15th October, 1831
Arrival date: 9th February, 1832
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 70 other convicts

References

Primary source: NSW Gov Records. Irish Convicts.
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Community Contributions

Dennis Nightingale on 11th June, 2015 wrote:

Born - Waterford Ireland. Single - Sent to Cockatoo Island.

Dennis Nightingale on 11th June, 2015 wrote:

54193 Cleary William - Norfolk 1832. 
Ropemaker. Born in Waterford, Ireland. Transported for highway robbery. Sent to Cockatoo Island for being over familiar with bushrangers.
 
126683 Cleary William - Norfolk 1832.
1840 5 August Scone GG.
Granted Ticket of Leave.

168330 Cleary William - Norfolk 1832.  1841 Newcastle Newcastle Gaol. Description Books 1841 - 1848. Roll 759. Page 5.
Born 1813. 5ft 8in, Stout build, fresh complexion. Small scar on upper lip. Admitted to Newcastle gaol.

Convict Changes History

Dennis Nightingale on 11th June, 2015 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: years, voyage, source: NSW Gov Records. Irish Convicts. (prev. ), firstname: William, surname: Cleary, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1813, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime

Dennis Nightingale on 11th June, 2015 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 99 years, voyage, occupation, crime

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