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William Ling, one of 200 convicts transported on the Surrey, 15 July 1831
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||30th January, 1883
life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 137 (71)
||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 19th April, 2014 wrote:
William Ling was 23 years old on arrival in NSW.
Assigned to John Field, Port Stephens.
27/8/1836: TOL Maitland
9/5/1842: Married Anne Campbell at Maitland ~ they had 7 children. Ann Campbell born 1820-1890, Born Ireland, emigrated in 1840 per ‘Resource’, and died of old age at Millfield.
I have a death date of 30/1/1883 for William, he died of old age, district of Maitland and was buried at Ellalong C of E Cemetery, NSW
Nissa Anne Ling on 28th May, 2020 wrote:
arrested in police offices home, delivering food from the farm.
Convict Changes History
donald ling on 19th April, 2014 made the following changes:
date of death: 19th August, 1883 (prev. 0000), gender: m
D Wong on 19th April, 2014 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1808 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime
Nissa Anne Ling on 28th May, 2020 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1805 (prev. 1808), date of death: 30th January, 1883 (prev. 19th August, 1883)