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William Fenton, one of 160 convicts transported on the Richmond, November 1822
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
||Warwick Quarter Sessions
27th November, 1821
30th April, 1822
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 159 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 127 (65)
||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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Maureen Withey on 3rd July, 2021 wrote:
https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON23-1-1 F 179 to 209.
William Fenton, height, 4 ft 10; dark brown hair, lt hazel eyes, age 16, Errand boy; Tried Warwick 30 April 1821, 7 years. Per Richmond 1822, native of Birmingham. Scar on left eye brow, anchor on left arm.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 3rd July, 2021 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1806 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation