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William Foster, one of 400 convicts transported on the Tortoise, 28 September 1841
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 51 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 15 years
||Tasmanian Libraries, Conduct Record (CON33-1-17, Image 130). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 392
||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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Iris Dunne on 27th May, 2019 wrote:
Conduct Record: Tried 19 May 1841, can read and write, Transported for Stealing, Single, Laborer, aged 39, Conditional Pardon approved 16 November 1852
Convict Changes History
Maree DC on 27th May, 2019 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1806 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime
Iris Dunne on 27th May, 2019 made the following changes:
source: Tasmanian Libraries, Conduct Record (CON33-1-17, Image 130). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 392 (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO