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William Gough, one of 267 convicts transported on the Isabella, 15 January 1842
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 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 1. (2) Tasmanian Archives.
||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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Nell Murphy on 29th November, 2015 wrote:
William Gough was convicted at Newbury on 7 Jan 1841 for stealing a bushel of potatoes. 7 yr transportation sentence. Arrived in Van Diemen’s Land 21 May 1842.
Native place - Newbury, Berkshire, England.
Aged 19yrs. Trade a Gardner (perfect or complete, hothouses). Protestant, can read & write. Single.
Ship Surgeon’s Report: “Quiet on board”.
Father: John Gough
Assignments in Colony.
Ticket of Leave 28 Nov 1845.
Free Certificate 18 Jan 1848.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 29th November, 2015 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/13, Page Number 1. (2) Tasmanian Archives. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/13, Page Number 1 (2)), date of bir