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William Foxall, one of 192 convicts transported on the William Miles, 15 March 1828
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||18th June, 1836
life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 351 (177)
||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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D Wong on 18th September, 2018 wrote:
5/9/1827 Leicester Herald Leicestershire, England:
William Foxall, for assaulting (in company with John Hickson) at Birmingham, W. Dutton, and stealing from his person, a purse containing a 1/. note, &C. his property.
No ship found for John Hickson.
Sick List of the William Miles 1828:
Folio 5: William Foxall, aged 22, convict; disease or hurt, dysenteria. Put on sick list, 19 July 1828. Discharged 3 August 1828 cured.
William was listed as being 23 years old on arrival in VDL; native place: Birmingham.
Occupation: Brass Wire Drawer.
William was 5’3½” tall, brown hair, light grey eyes, fresh complexion, deep pockmark left side of nose, several scars on left side of neck close under ear, 2 small deep pockmarks on right cheek, anchor TWF on right arm, T?E on left arm.
1830 Muster: Assigned to Mrs. Bromley
1832 Muster: Assigned to Mr. Sherwin
1833 Muster: Assigned to Mr. E. Cockerill.
1835 Muster: Hospital
18/6/1836: William was at the Public Works, B’Water, died in Hospital, aged 29.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 18th September, 2018 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1805 (prev. 0000), date of death: 18th June, 1836 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime