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William Lovell

William Lovell, one of 200 convicts transported on the York, 03 September 1830

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Lovell
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1815
Occupation: Farm labourer
Date of Death: 1831
Age: 16 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Horse theft
Convicted at: Warwick Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: York
Departure date: 3rd September, 1830
Arrival date: 7th February, 1831
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 199 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 489 (247)
Source description: 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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Community Contributions

Penny-Lyn Beale on 27th November, 2021 wrote:

1830 - New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents. York. Arrived; Sydney Cove; 7 February 1831. Mustered; 196. Hospital; 2. Died; 2. Embarked; 200.
Indent No; 149
Name;  William Lovell
Age; 15 years
Read & Write. Protestant, Single
Native Place; Preston
Trade or calling; Farmer’s Boy
Offence; Horse Stealing
Trial; Warwick - 27 Mar 1830 - Life
Height; 5 ft. 1 1/2 in
Assigned; Jno Hillyer, New Castle
Remarks; REMAINS; found in the Bush. Sept 1831. See Letter No; 46/649. Dated 19 Jan 1844

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 27th November, 2021 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1815 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1831 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

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