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William Fish

William Fish, one of 159 convicts transported on the Hebe, 27 July 1820

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Fish
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 17th December, 1796
Occupation: Farm labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: Hertford Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Hebe
Departure date: 27th July, 1820
Arrival date: 31st December, 1820
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 160 other convicts

References

Primary source: State Archives NSW, Pardon (Reel 779, Roll 1250). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 354
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

katherine O'neill on 10th April, 2020 wrote:

William Fish,listed in the 1828 census as been a groom,he was assigned to Rev T Hassall.
1821 he was a list of convicts disembarked from “Hebe"and forward to Windsor,Reel 6007 p 37,state records.
1822 Aug 30 on lists of prisoners transported to Port Macquarie per lady Nelson(reel 6019 p5;
368-9
1825,Re character and return to Sydney;appears as Edward (reel 6019 p 238.
1825,application for an assigned servant,Reel 6069 p 257
1825 Re inability to comply with request of Edward cox for Edward (William Fish) to be transferred from Government service to that of his brother reel 6016.
marriage of William Fish to Elizabeth Morgan in 1831,at Narrellan.
He recieved Tof L IN 1834,and his Conditional pardon in 1841

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Iris Dunne on 14th April, 2020 wrote:

Conditional Pardon No. 42/160 dated 1 July 1841, convicted 1 March 1820, Trade Farm Labourer, Year of Birth 1798

* Claim a Convict site has DOB 17 Dec. 1796
http://www.hawkesbury.net.au/claimaconvict/convictDetails.php?convictId=4750

Convict Changes History

katherine O'neill on 10th April, 2020 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1798 (prev. 0000), gender: m

Iris Dunne on 14th April, 2020 made the following changes:

source: State Archives NSW, Pardon (Reel 779, Roll 1250). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 354 (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page N

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