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Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||'ploman' & farm labourer
|Date of Death:
||12th September, 1904
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
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Jo Weeding on 25th June, 2018 wrote:
William received permission to marry Mary Maglin/Mcglynn (nee Druke), convict, Kinnear, VDL, 1848, on 3 Dec 1852. They married at Hobart 31 Jan 1853.
D Wong on 25th June, 2018 wrote:
William Courtney was listed as 27 years old on arrival in VDL - his native place was Cork County.
William was transported for ‘Stealing 16 stone of wheat the property of John Carty at County Cork’.
William was 5’4½“tall, fresh complexion, dark brown hair, brown whiskers, hazel eyes, single, illiterate, stout made, freckled and slightly pockpitted.
Sisters: Joan, Fanny, Catherine, Ellen - all at native place.
TOL on arrival.
9/5/1855: COF - Himself (working for?)
Convict Changes History
Jo Weeding on 25th June, 2018 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian archives - Linctas (prev. ), firstname: William, surname: Courtney, alias1: Nil, alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1821, date of death: 12th September, 1904, gender: m, occupation, crime
D Wong on 25th June, 2018 made the following changes:
source: Tasmanian archives - Linctas
http://foundersandsurvivors.org/pubsearch (prev. Tasmanian archives - Linctas), alias1: Courtenay (prev. Nil)