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William Day, one of 184 convicts transported on the Phoenix, November 1821
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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|Date of Death:
life span was 58 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
20th May, 1822
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 183 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 120
||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 11th July, 2019 wrote:
Hulk Report, National Archives, HO9-9-2. p.51
Received on hulk from Fisherton Gaol,15 May 1821, with 7 other prisoners.
William Day, age 20,convicted at New Sarum 10 Mar 1821, of a felony, sentenced to 14 years. Left hulk for NSW 10 Nov 1821.
D Wong on 13th July, 2019 wrote:
William Day was listed as 20 years old on arrival.
Native Place: London.
Apprenticed to W Getford at Aintan, Wiltshire.
William was 5’2½” tall, brown hair and eyes, right little finger cripples, small scar outer corner left eye.
1830-32 Musters: Public Works
1833 Muster: TOL
16/3/1835: Free Certificate, No.1835/88
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 11th July, 2019 made the following changes:
D Wong on 13th July, 2019 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 120
http://foundersandsurvivors.org/pubsearch/convict/chain/c31a31090264 (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece