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William Felmingham

William Felmingham, one of 224 convicts transported on the Waterloo, 18 November 1834

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Felmingham
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1813
Occupation: Farm labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Housebreaking
Convicted at: Norfolk Quarter Session
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Waterloo
Departure date: 18th November, 1834
Arrival date: 3rd March, 1835
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 225 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 467 (235) http://foundersandsurvivors.org/pubsearch/convict/chain/c31a31140292
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

D Wong on 13th July, 2021 wrote:

William Felmingham was listed as 21 years old on arrival.

Place of Birth: Near Norwich.

William was single, 5’6¾” tall, dark brown hair, grey eyes.

1835 Muster: Assigned to Mr. R. Lewis.

1841: Free Certificate.

4/8/1841: Married Mary McCall (not a convict) at Hobart.  Mary died 21/4/1849, aged 31, Coachans wife, died of decline.  Wm. Felmingham, husband, Bathurst Street.
Children:
10/4/1842: William
married Mary Ann (Lydon) Hutton

William FELMINGHAM 1862 –
James FELMINGHAM 1868 – 1883
(Unnamed) FELMINGHAM 1869 –
Jane FELMINGHAM 1874 –
(Unnamed) FELMINGHAM 1876 –

William Felmingham died 1877
Mary Ann Hutton died 1878
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7/6/1843: Edward
married Laura Tatnell 1867 Bellerive, Tasmania
Edwin Felmingham 1869-1869
William Felmingham 1870-1870

Edward died Hobart Town 9 6 1871 Edward Felmingham Male 27 Farmer Morbus Cordis Alex James Clarke Undertaker Collins Street Born Tasmania died General Hospital
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12/7/1844: Mary Ann
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1/7/1845: John
died Hobart 17 12 1845 John Felmingham Male 0.03 Coachmans child Debility Ellen x(her mark) Grimes Friend Liverpool Street
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1/7/1848: Harriet
died Hobart 29 1 1848 Harriet Felmingham Female 0.08 Grooms child Teething Wm. Felmingham Father Murray St. Hobart Town
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1/7/1848: Elizabeth
died Hobart 18 1 1849 Elizabeth Felmingham Female 0.06 Coachmans child Inflammation of the bowels. Wm. Felmingham Father Melville Street
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No date of death found for William.

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 13th July, 2021 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 467 (235) http://foundersandsurvivors.org/pubsearch/convict/chain/c31a31140292 (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Pi

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