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William Goss

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Goss
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1788
Occupation: Weaver
Date of Death: 1852
Age: 64 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 53 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Chester City Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Royal Sovereign
Departure date: 25th July, 1835
Arrival date: 12th December, 1835
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 170 other convicts


Primary source: pcug.org.au
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Community Contributions

D Wong on 12th June, 2013 wrote:

William Goss was 47 years old when transported for a “Stolen Faustian”.  William was a native of Westmeath County and was a widower with 3 male and 2 female children.

1840: TOL Windsor
21/10/1840: COF
1840: Bank warrant. Condition Free

1852: William died Intestate at Windsor, aged 63.

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 12th June, 2013 made the following changes:

convicted at, term 7 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 1788, date of death 1852, gender, occupation, crime

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