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William Knight, one of 250 convicts transported on the Argyle, 05 March 1831
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||13th June, 1831
life span was 52 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
5th March, 1831
3rd August, 1831
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 251 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 42
||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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Penny-Lyn Beale on 4th June, 2021 wrote:
Australian Convict Transportation Registers - Other Fleets & Ships. Argyle
Name; William Knight
Trial; 9 Aug 1830
Noted against name; DIED; on Voyage. 13 June 1831
Age; 27 
Disease; Febis [Fever] - 27 March 1831 - At sea
Convict Changes History
Penny-Lyn Beale on 4th June, 2021 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1804 (prev. 0000), date of death: 13th June, 1831 (prev. 0000)