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William Ford

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Ford
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: Soldier
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: Insubordination
Convicted at: -
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Tenasserim
Departure date: 17th October, 1844
Arrival date: 29th December, 1844
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 14 other convicts

References

Primary source: Tasmanian Conduct Record: https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON37-1-2$init=CON37-1-2p85
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Community Contributions

Maureen Withey on 18th December, 2019 wrote:

422. William Ford, age 26, native of Windsor, trade, carpenter. Tried at Umballa 16 May 1844, 7 years Protestant, can read and write. Transported for drunkeness and insubordination. Stated this offence: Drunk and striking Corporal Seaton 3rd Dragoons, Ct. Ml. Insubordination, 100 lashes. 3rd Dragoons, 6 years. I had 2 medals for actions, they were taken from me. Single.
Family: F(ather ), Chas, M(other) Kathn, B(rother) Hy, S(isters) Eliza, Emma, at Govn. Monmouth Gaol.

T.L. 26 June 1849.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 18th December, 2019 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Tasmanian Conduct Record: https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON37-1-2$init=CON37-1-2p85 (prev. ), firstname: William, surname: Ford, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 0000, date of death: 0000, gend

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