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William Evans

William Evans, one of 156 convicts transported on the Arab, 03 July 1822

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Evans
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1793
Occupation: Seaman
Date of Death: 8th January, 1827
Age: 34 years

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: -
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Arab
Departure date: 3rd July, 1822
Arrival date: 6th November, 1822
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 155 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 180. Tasmanian Archives - convicts
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

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

In Colony:
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

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