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William Griffin

William Griffin, one of 156 convicts transported on the Neptune, 18 March 1820

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Griffin
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1802
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 26th March, 1822
Age: 20 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 57 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Gloucester Quarter Session
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Neptune
Departure date: 18th March, 1820
Arrival date: 16th July, 1820
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 155 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 267 (135)
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

Penny-Lyn Beale on 21st April, 2020 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Settler and Convict Lists, 1787-1834
Name: William Griffin
Arrival Date: Jul 1820
Vessel: Neptune
Fleet: Second
Province: New South Wales
Title: Male A - K
Year(s): 1820
Place of Conviction: Gloucester
Sydney, Australia, Anglican Parish Registers, 1814-2011

Name: William Griffen
Death Age: 20
Event Type: Burial
Birth Date: abt 1802
Death Date: abt 1822
Burial Date: 27 Mar 1822
Burial Place: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Parish as it Appears: Liverpool St Luke’s

William Griffin, (Pris. Ship Neptune) District of Liverpool (Hospital) Died March 26, 1822 was buried the 27th instant.

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 21st April, 2020 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1802 (prev. 0000), date of death: 26th March, 1822 (prev. 0000), gender: m

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