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William English

William English, one of 240 convicts transported on the Emily, 25 June 1842

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William English
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 12th October, 1842
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing linen
Convicted at: Suffolk, Ipswich Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Emily
Departure date: 25th June, 1842
Arrival date: 24th November, 1842
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 239 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/13, Page Number 131 (37). TAHO, Convict Death Register (CON63/1/1).
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

Iris Dunne on 2nd May, 2018 wrote:

Tried: 2 July 1841

Convict Death Register: No.7349, Death: 12 October 1842, Remarks: Died on Board

Convict Changes History

Leonie Dolley on 21st May, 2013 made the following changes:

date of death 1842, gender, crime

Iris Dunne on 2nd May, 2018 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/13, Page Number 131 (37). TAHO, Convict Death Register (CON63/1/1). (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/13, Page N

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