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William Grainger

William Grainger, one of 338 convicts transported on the Coromandel and Experiment, November 1803

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Grainger
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: Forgery
Convicted at: Warwick Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Coromandel and Experiment
Departure date: November, 1803
Arrival date: 7th May, 1804
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 337 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 359 (179). Tasmanian Archives - convict records https://linctas.ent.sirsidynix.net.au
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

Naomi Clifford on 10th May, 2016 wrote:

Grainger’s partner Mary Lappidge or Lappage was hanged at Warwick on 15 April 1803.
See also Bank of England archive: http://www.bankofengland.co.uk/archive/Documents/archivedocs/commlawsuits/18021815/cls0707180207111805b1.pdf page 9

Nell Murphy on 9th July, 2017 wrote:

William GRAINGER was transferred to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania), 1820.
Convict Conduct Record:
20 Oct 1825 - Drunk & disorderly. Fined 5/-.
10 Dec 1827 - Drunk & disorderly. Fined 5/-.
Ticket of Leave granted.
10 Dec 1828: Drunk & disorderly. Fined 5/-.

Conditional Pardon approved. No. 99.

Convict Changes History

Naomi Clifford on 10th May, 2016 made the following changes:

gender: m, crime

Nell Murphy on 9th July, 2017 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 359 (179). Tasmanian Archives - convict records https://linctas.ent.sirsidynix.net.au (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Clas

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