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William Jones, one of 160 convicts transported on the Claudine, 20 May 1821
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Carnarvon Great Session
20th May, 1821
15th December, 1821
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 159 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 84
||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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greg petersen on 25th June, 2017 wrote:
Transported for life for “Stealing from a dwelling house”
Gaol report: “Second conviction, attempted to escape”
Hulk report: “Orderly”
Stated: “Wife & 1 Child at the Isle of Anglesey North Wales, His Offence “Stealing wearing apparel from a dwelling house”
Convict Changes History
greg petersen on 25th June, 2017 made the following changes:
alias1: Roberts (alias) (prev. Roberts (Alias)), gender: m, crime