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William Ellins

William Ellins, one of 214 convicts transported on the Surrey, 19 November 1832

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Ellins
Aliases: Job (alias)
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1811
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 1832
Age: 21 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 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Lincoln Holland Quarter Session
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Surrey or Surry
Departure date: 19th November, 1832
Arrival date: 9th March, 1833
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 214 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 468
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

Penny-Lyn Beale on 28th May, 2021 wrote:

New South Wales and Tasmania, Australia Convict Musters.
Year; 1835
No; 360
Name; William Ellins
Ship; Surry
Noted against name; DIED; on voyage

Penny-Lyn Beale on 10th June, 2021 wrote:

UK, Royal Navy Medical Journals,
Case No; 11
Ship;  Surry - 1833
Name; William Ellins
Age; 22 [1811]
Disease; Hydrothorax
Date; 18 March 1833
Surgeon’s Notes; appeared a very healthy, stout, young man.
Discharged; DIED; 20 March 1833

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 28th May, 2021 made the following changes:

alias1: Job (alias) (prev. Job (Alias)), date of death: 1832 (prev. 0000)

Penny-Lyn Beale on 10th June, 2021 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1811 (prev. 0000), gender: m

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