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William Essery, one of 305 convicts transported on the Maitland, 19 March 1840
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 10 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 162
||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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D Wong on 25th October, 2018 wrote:
William Essery was 27 years old on arrival : Native Place: Devonshire.
William could read, was protestant, single, 5’4½” tall, sallow complexion, brown hair and eyes, roman nose, mole under right jaw, five dots inside lower left arm.
1847: TOL Yass
1850: TOL Yass
11/3/1850: TOL Passport : On the application of Mr MacCabe.
15/5/1850 Sydney Morning Herald:
Ticket of leave cancelled for being absent from his district, Yass Bench.
Possible death 1897 at Waterloo, Sydney.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 25th October, 2018 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1813 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime