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William Edwards, one of 140 convicts transported on the Globe, September 1818
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||17th April, 1864
life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
8th January, 1819
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 139 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 95 (49)
||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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Denis Pember on 16th March, 2017 wrote:
In the colony, William married Sophia Andlezark 11th June 1833 at St John’s, Parramatta.
Sophia was the daughter of Thomas Andlezark (Convict, 1802, “Perseus”) and his wife Anna.
William and Sophia had 7 children between 1830 and 1848.
After William died in 1864, Sophia married again in 1871, to Thomas Shaw (Convict, 1829, “John”).
Convict Changes History
Denis Pember on 16th March, 2017 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1795 (prev. 0000), date of death: 17th April, 1864 (prev. 0000), gender: m