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William Hilton

William Hilton, one of 144 convicts transported on the Adamant, 26 March 1821

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Hilton
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1794
Occupation: Weaver
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 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Lancaster Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Adamant
Departure date: 26th March, 1821
Arrival date: 8th September, 1821
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 143 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 11 (7)
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

Joan Bratton on 22nd June, 2016 wrote:

Although the certificate of freedom has him as a weaver I also have information that he was a soldier

Convict Changes History

Joan Bratton on 22nd June, 2016 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1794 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation

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