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William Haynes

William Haynes, one of 300 convicts transported on the Equestrian, 30 June 1845

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Haynes
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1828
Occupation: Shoemaker
Date of Death: 24th September, 1901
Age: 73 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Stafford Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Equestrian
Departure date: 30th June, 1845
Arrival date: 15th October, 1845
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 298 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 328
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

Barry PYCROFT on 10th November, 2017 wrote:

Married Jane THOMPSON, (Tory) 21 Feb, 1848.
13 Children.
Died:- 24 Sep 1901., 261 Argyle St, Hobart, TAS, AUS.
Buried:- Uniting Church Rokeby Cemetery, 73 S Arm Rd, Rokeby TAS 7019.  — {BEP.  2017}

Convict Changes History

Barry PYCROFT on 10th November, 2017 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1828 (prev. 0000), date of death: 24th September, 1901 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

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