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William Jennings, one of 286 convicts transported on the Lady Nugent, 12 July 1836
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 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 310
||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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D Wong on 5th June, 2015 wrote:
William Jennings was born in Chatham, he was 22 years old on arrival in VDL and was transported for ‘Stealing a piece of Canvas, prosecutor Mr. Cotton Maidstone.
Previous convictions for a sack 5 months, once 14 days for Rope, once 3 Weeks for breaking Windows.
William was 5’8 ¼” tall, dark brown hair, 2 Women R J inside left arm Anchor & Cable inside rt arm.
William was married, with 1 Child, Wife Rosanna at Native place Chatham.
2/7?/1845: Recommended for a CP
6/10/1846: CP approved.
Convict Changes History
Michael Jennings on 5th June, 2015 made the following changes:
D Wong on 5th June, 2015 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1814 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation