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William Geary, one of 168 convicts transported on the Jupiter, 31 December 1832
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||1st December, 1800
|Date of Death:
||21st November, 1866
life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 518
||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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Celia Geary on 20th March, 2014 wrote:
Info from “Derby Mercury”, 6 July 1831 re Conviction. Was released after serving full sentence June 1838. Became whaler on American ship 2 years. Emigrated to New Zealand 1840.
Drowned in Otago Harbour, Dunedin, New Zealand
Convict Changes History
Celia Geary on 20th March, 2014 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1st December, 1800 (prev. 0000), date of death: 21st November, 1866 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime
Shaye Greaves on 25th September, 2016 made the following changes: