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William Goodwin, one of 230 convicts transported on the Elphinstone, 06 April 1842
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||15th January, 1856
life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/13, Page Number 62
The Bendigo Advertiser newspaper 22/1/1856
||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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Judy Hutchins on 22nd January, 2015 wrote:
William Goodwin married Anne Roach in Richmond Tasmania. He was killed in a mine cave in at Heathcote Victoria in January 1856, leaving a pregnant wife and 3 other young children.
Convict Changes History
Judy Hutchins on 22nd January, 2015 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/13, Page Number 62
The Bendigo Advertiser newspaper 22/1/1856 (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/13, Page Number