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William Knowles, one of 200 convicts transported on the Runnymede, 11 November 1839
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 59 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 120
||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 4th September, 2019 wrote:
William Knowles was listed as 18 years old on arrival in VDL.
Native Place: Birmingham.
Occupation: Gun finisher 5 years.
Gaol Repord: convicted before bad in every respect.
William was single, 5’2” tall, dark complexion, dark brown hair, hazel eyes, freckled scar right arm.
1846: Free Certificate.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 4th September, 2019 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1821 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime