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William Hughes

William Hughes, one of 112 convicts transported on the Proteus, 12 April 1831

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Hughes
Aliases: none
Gender: -

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1797
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Median life span was 52 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Huntingdon Assizes
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Proteus
Departure date: 12th April, 1831
Arrival date: 3rd August, 1831
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 111 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 83 (44)
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

Maureen Withey on 14th November, 2019 wrote:

National Archives - Medical Journal by Thomas Logan, Surgeon of Convict Ship Proteus, 6 April - 8 Aug 1831.
ADM 101/62/2/3
William Hughes, aged 34; sick or hurt, scorbutus; put on sick list, 17 July 1831. Discharged 8 August 1831 sent to hospital.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 14th November, 2019 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1797 (prev. 0000)

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