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William Grady

William Grady, one of 190 convicts transported on the Asia, 01 April 1822

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Grady
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

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 Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Asia 1
Departure date: 1st April, 1822
Arrival date: 24th July, 1822
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 189 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 149 (76)
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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Community Contributions

Maureen Withey on 27th August, 2019 wrote:

William Grady was in Moreton Bay Penal establishment. The records show: he was 5 ft 4 tall, age 20, had a fair complexion, fair hair and grey eyes, and was born in London.
The date of his original conviction at Middlesex was 24 Oct 1821, and the sentence was Life. He was a wheelwright and left Moreton Bay for Sydney 9 October 1826.  As a Crown prisoner, he was employed as a carpenter at Moreton Bay, which was still under construction, with several other men
“Preparing work for the Erection and finishing of buildings etc
8 Henry Allen (Larkins)– carpenter
9 William Grady (Asia 2)– carpenter
10 Daniel Baker (Asia) – carpenter
11 Michael Bennett (Chapman)– carpenter
12 William Taylor (Agamemnon)– carpenter.
This information was was on a quarterly return of prisoners for the period 25 Dec 1825 to 25 March 1826.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 27th August, 2019 made the following changes:

gender: m

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