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William Felmingham, one of 180 convicts transported on the Chapman, 06 April 1824
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Norfolk Quarter Sessions
6th April, 1824
27th July, 1824
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 179 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 142
||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 13th July, 2021 wrote:
Listed as Filmingham on his Conduct Record.
Wiliam Felmingham was listed as 26 years old on arrival.
Place of Birth: Watham/Suffolk.
Transported for ‘Stealing wheat’.
Idle disposition, has been convicted before of a Riot and Misdemeanour.
William was married, wife at Lownorton Parish, 5’0½” tall, brown hair, light brown eyes, large deep scar under right ear, small scar left breast, scar over right eye.
1830 Muster: TOL
22/7/1830: Free Certificate.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 13th July, 2021 made the following changes:
alias1: Filmingham, date of birth: 1797 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime