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William Davis

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Davis
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1786
Occupation: Silversmith
Date of Death: 1837
Age: 51 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to unknown

Crime: Breaking and entering and stealing
Convicted at: London Gaol Delivery on 06 April 1808
Sentence term: unknown
Ship: -
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Arrival date*: -
Place of arrival -
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Community Contributions

Anonymous on 23rd August, 2012 wrote:

Conditional Pardon 1st January, 1816.  Accompanied John Oxley on 2 of his explorations and granted land at Jamberoo as reward.  Established a property named Cedar Grove.  Had 3 known children with Ann Cotterell, William Jnr, Joseph and Elizabeth Jannett.

Convict Changes History

Anonymous on 23rd August, 2012 made the following changes:

new convict, convicted at 3378, occupation 47, crime 51, firstname William, surname Davis, date of birth 1786-00-00, date of death 1837-00-00, gender m

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