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William Luff, one of 180 convicts transported on the Ocean, August 1817
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
1st January, 1818
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 180 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 379 (191)
||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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ann white on 6th August, 2013 wrote:
married Catherine Delvyn, convict
D Wong on 8th August, 2013 wrote:
William Luff was transported for Robbing the White Hart Inn at Ketton, Rutlandshire, he had an accomplice.
16/1/1818: On list of convicts forwarded to Liverpool for distribution.
16/1/1818: Assigned to J T Campbell for use on his Shancamore Estate, Bringelly.
10/9/1839: Superintendant of the Henry Bingham Estate, County of Murray, Cowen.
1841 Census: At Gobarrolong, district of Murrumbidgee (near Gundagai)
1842-1845: Held depasturing licenses at Cowera on the Murrumbidgee.
14/9/1837: Married Catherine Devlyn (1816-12/7/1895) and they had 8-9 children.
255/6/1852: William Luff drowned in the flood at Gundagai in 1852.
Convict Changes History
ann white on 6th August, 2013 made the following changes:
D Wong on 8th August, 2013 made the following changes:
date of birth 1793, date of death 1852, crime