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William Eastley

William Eastley, one of 279 convicts transported on the Gilmore, 03 October 1838

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Eastley
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: 'ploman' & farm labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 15 years

Crime: Sheep-stealing
Convicted at: Devon Assizes
Sentence term: 15 years
Ship: Gilmore
Departure date: 3rd October, 1838
Arrival date: 24th January, 1839
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 277 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 343 (173)
Source description: 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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Community Contributions

Deborah on 29th September, 2018 wrote:

Arrived Van Siemens land 23rd January 1839.
Ticket of leave 18th February 1845
Recommended for conditional pardon 26th May 1846
Conditional pardon approved 05th October 1847
Applied for passage of family 09th August 1850
Free certificate 6th April 1853

Convict Changes History

Deborah on 29th September, 2018 made the following changes:

gender: m, occupation, crime

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