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William Jenkins, one of 200 convicts transported on the Marquis of Wellington, August 1814
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 172
||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 18th December, 2019 wrote:
At the Assizes for the county of Surry, held at Kingston, there were seventy-nine prisoners on the calendar, nineteen whom were capitally convicted, and received received sentence of Death: … J. Brown Cunningham, James Standige, and W. Jenkins, for a burglary in the dwelling-house of Lord King, at Ockham, and stealing silver inkstand and a quantity other plate, the property of his Lordship, ...—The whole of these prisoners were Reprieved.
Windsor and Eton Express, 27 March 1814
All three prisoners were transported on the same ship.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 18th December, 2019 made the following changes:
gender: m, crime