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William Cripps, one of 210 convicts transported on the Augusta Jessie, 27 September 1834
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||7th October, 1810
||Top sawyer perfect
|Date of Death:
||14th July, 1879
life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 445 (224)
||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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D Wong on 3rd May, 2016 wrote:
William was 5’9 1/4” tall, fresh complexion, Brown hair, hazel eyes, brown mole on left arm, face freckled.
William was married - wife Eliza and 1 child, a son, Adam Cripps, born 1831, at native place, Waddesdon, Bucks.
1835: Public Works
22/7/1845: Recommended for a CP
12/6/1846: CP approved.
10/5/1859: Married Elizabeth Pace at Kingston, Tasmania - they had 12 children.
14/7/1879: William died of general Debilites. He was listed as a Farmer, also listed as 60 years of age. Informant was his son William Cripps of Peppermint Bay.
Convict Changes History
Robert W Brown on 29th April, 2016 made the following changes:
date of birth: 7th October, 1810 (prev. 0000), date of death: 14th July, 1879 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime
D Wong on 3rd May, 2016 made the following changes: