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William Evans, one of 156 convicts transported on the Arab, 03 July 1822
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||8th January, 1827
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Middlesex Gaol Delivery
3rd July, 1822
6th November, 1822
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 155 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 180. Tasmanian Archives - convicts
||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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Nell Murphy on 16th July, 2016 wrote:
William EVANS was convicted at Middlesex, London on 20 Feb 1822. 7yr sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ‘Arab’ 1822.
Seaman; aged 29yrs’ 5’6”.
Native place - Leith
Executed 8 Jan 1827 (ref. Convict record)
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 16th July, 2016 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 180. Tasmanian Archives - convicts (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 180), date of