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William Lucas, one of 224 convicts transported on the Strathfieldsay, 22 July 1831
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||3rd March, 1890
life span was 58 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Tasmanian Archives, Description List (CON18-1-19, Image 33)Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 165 (85)
||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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Sharon mccann on 14th November, 2011 wrote:
William with David Edmunds and Isaac Pritchard commited Highway Robbery. They stopped William Lewis a Weaver on the Public Highway and robbed him of a Silver Watch and Twenty-Three Shillings in Silver the property of William Lewis. Ticket of Leave 1841. Marries. Again tried and convicted to 7 years with 2 in Port Arthur. 2nd Ticket of leave in 1849. aged 37. 1850 wife dies. Remarries in 1851 leaves Tasmania, has 9 children and settles in country Victoria.
Iris Dunne on 26th February, 2019 wrote:
Description List: Aged 19, Trade: Ploughman & Butcher
Convict Changes History
Sharon mccann on 14th November, 2011 made the following changes:
date of death 1890-03-03, gender m
Iris Dunne on 26th February, 2019 made the following changes:
source: Tasmanian Archives, Description List (CON18-1-19, Image 33)Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 165 (85) (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number