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William Hawkins, one of 280 convicts transported on the Asia, 20 July 1837
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Kent Quarter Session
20th July, 1837
2nd December, 1837
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 279 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 106
||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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M R Jardine on 12th February, 2012 wrote:
William E Hawkins (alias Halkin)
Born Chatham, Kent, 1814.
Father John E Hawkins, Mother Margaret.
Convicted for Stealing Linen.
Served 7 years, granted certificate of freedom on 22 February 1844 at Cassilis NSW. Married Ellen T Smithwick (b. Dublin 1821). Three children, Agnes A, Julia and William E.
Died Bathurst NSW 1877.
Convict Changes History
M R Jardine on 12th February, 2012 made the following changes:
date of birth 1814-00-00, date of death 1877-00-00, gender m