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William Henry Ellis
William Henry Ellis, one of 192 convicts transported on the Governor Ready, 26 March 1827
Name, Aliases & Gender
||William Henry Ellis
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 124
||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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Robyn Everist on 24th February, 2016 wrote:
Transcription of convicts records:
gaolers report - good
hulk report - good
on ship report - good
Confessed on arrival: embezzling 6 shillings
1832 - 2st Aug - married Harriet Vincent, at Green Ponds, VDL (Now Kempton, Tas)
1833 - 1st June - son: Henry William Ellis (father’s occupation: Victualer)
1834 - 19 Dec - daughter: Elizabeth Ellis (Father’s occupation: Inn Keeper)
1839 - 22 Aug - son: Vincent Ellis
1842 - Census: listed 16 occupants of Inn, 1 of them a convict, plus 6 hotel guests.
1847 - 20 Oct - son (father’s occupation: Store Keeper)
1845 - 1848: records of William Henry Ellis having a licence to sell liquor at the Green Ponds Inn
Convict Changes History
Robyn Everist on 24th February, 2016 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1797 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1860 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime