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John Gwilliam, one of 160 convicts transported on the Guildford, 22 August 1823
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 14 years
22nd August, 1823
15th March, 1824
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 159 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 89 (46)
||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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Maureen Withey on 7th September, 2019 wrote:
John Gwilliam was sent to Moreton Bay.
Moreton Bay records:
Original conviction: Wilts Ass. 4 Mar 1820, sentence 14 years Trade: rougher and shears.
colonial sentence: Patters Plains Bench, 2 Nov 1826, for robbery and harbouring a bushranger, sentence 3 years. To Sydney 17 Dec 1829.
Description: native of Gloucestershire, age 53, 5 ft 8, sallow comp, light brown hair, grey eyes.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 7th September, 2019 made the following changes: