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William Eaton

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Eaton
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 3rd February, 1769
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 31st May, 1858
Age: 89 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing cheese
Convicted at: Middlesex
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Active, Albermarle, Atlantic, Barrington, Britannia, Mary Ann, Matilda, Salamander and William and Ann
Departure date: January, 1791
Arrival date: 9th July, 1791
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 1043 other convicts


Primary source: Proceedings of the Old Bailey
Source description:

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Community Contributions

BARRY TRENHOLME on 4th March, 2018 wrote:

Arrived 16th October 1791
aboard the “Admiral Barrington.”

Convict Changes History

Denis Pember on 5th May, 2015 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Proceedings of the Old Bailey (prev. ), firstname: William, surname: Eaton, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 3rd February, 1769, date of death: 31st May, 1858, gender: m, occupation, crime

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