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William Manger

William Manger, one of 220 convicts transported on the Henry Tanner, 27 June 1834

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Manger
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1810
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Larceny, before convicted of felony
Convicted at: Northumberland, Newcastle upon Tyne Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Henry Tanner
Departure date: 27th June, 1834
Arrival date: 26th October, 1834
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 219 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 380
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

D Wong on 24th April, 2019 wrote:

12/4/1834 Newcastle Journal Northumberland, England:
WM. MANGER, about 20, was placed at the bar, and pleaded Guilty to stealing a great coat, &c., from a steam-boat, the property of John Falkner.  He expressed a wish to quit the country, and in this he was gratified, sentence of seven years’ transportation being passed upon him.

William Manger was 24 years old on arrival.
Native Plae: Northumberland.

William was illiterate, single, 5’8ΒΌ” tall, light brown hair, grey eyes, two scars inside right elbow, Adam and Eve, tree, serpent, man and woman inside lower right arm, J I M R I M, heart in a heart, W E and mermaid lower left arm, raised mole left side of neck.

1838: TOL Goulburn.
9/4/1841: COF
25/8/1846: COF renewed.

3/11/1849 The People’ Advocate and New South Wales Vindicator, Sydney:
Shipping Intelligence.
Victoria, ship, Captain Carplin for San Francisco.
Passengers__William Manger.

Convict Changes History

Barbara Hough on 24th April, 2019 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1828 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime

D Wong on 24th April, 2019 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1810 (prev. 1828), occupation

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