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William Matthews, one of 200 convicts transported on the Morley, 05 August 1829
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||London Gaol Delivery
5th August, 1829
3rd December, 1829
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 200 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 143 (74)
||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 17th June, 2014 wrote:
JOHN ALLFORD and WILLIAM MATTHEWS were indicted for stealing, on the 12th of May , 2 bookwriting-cases, value 20s.; 1 other writing-case, value 7s., and 1 work-box, value 2l. 10s., the goods of Benjamin Slee , from the person of William Pye .
ALLFORD - GUILTY . Aged 19 (arrived VDL per Mary 1829).
MATTHEWS - GUILTY . Aged 18. (arrived NSW per Morley 1829).
1838: TOL Windsor
Transported for Life.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 17th June, 2014 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1801 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime