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William Gerrard

William Gerrard, one of 140 convicts transported on the Globe, September 1818

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Gerrard
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 11th July, 1792
Occupation: Fisherman
Date of Death: 26th June, 1852
Age: 59 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Felony
Convicted at: Surrey Quarter Session
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Globe
Departure date: September, 1818
Arrival date: 8th January, 1819
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 139 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 99 (51). UK, Prison Hulk Register, Leviathan (HO9/8). State Archives NSW, Convict Indents (NRS 12188; Item: [4/4006]; Microfiche: 641)
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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Iris Dunne on 15th May, 2018 wrote:

Convicted: 20 July 1818
Hulk ship Register for ship Leviathan moored in Portsmouth, Received: 29 July 1818 from Surrey, aged 31, Offence: Felony, How Disposed: NSW 26 August 1818

Convict Changes History

Joan Cummins on 15th May, 2018 made the following changes:

date of birth: 11th July, 1792 (prev. 0000), date of death: 26th June, 1852 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation

Iris Dunne on 15th May, 2018 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 99 (51). UK, Prison Hulk Register, Leviathan (HO9/8). State Archives NSW, Convict Indents (NRS 12188; Item: [4/4006]; Microfiche: 641) (prev. Australia

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