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William Orpwood Jones
William Jones, one of 180 convicts transported on the Ocean, August 1817
Name, Aliases & Gender
||William Orpwood Jones
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||20th June, 1824
life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Oxford (City) Quarter Sessions
1st January, 1818
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 180 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 378
||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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John Roberts on 1st June, 2020 wrote:
Listed in records as William Jones however on his marriage certificate to Elixabeth MacKenzie in Parramatta listed as William Orpwood Jones.
Convicted for stealing wheat & barley
Convict Changes History
John Roberts on 1st June, 2020 made the following changes:
convicted at, firstname: William Orpwood (prev. William), date of birth: 1791 (prev. 0000), date of death: 20th June, 1824 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime