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Sentenced to 7 years
||Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry. Colonial Secretary Index.
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Maureen Withey on 8th May, 2021 wrote:
Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry.
William McDermott, age on arrival, 17, Prince Regent I (2) 1824, Tried 1823 at Dublin City, 7 years, DOB, 1806, Native place, Down Co., Errand boy. Remarks: Norfolk Island.
Colonial Secretary’s Office, Sydney, 5th Nov. 1833
CERTIFICATES OF FREEDOM.
THE undermentioned Persons have obtained Certificates of Freedom during the last week, viz.
Prince Regent 3 William McDermott;
Sydney Herald, 18 Nov 1833.
Colonial Secretary Index.
MCDERMOTT, William. Per “Prince Regent”, 1824.
1824 Oct 2
Runaway from Sydney Barracks; ordered to Sydney to be dealt with. On return of proceedings of the Bench of Magistrates, Parramatta (Reel 6023; 4/6671 p.53)
1825 May 7
On list of convicts transported to Port Macquarie per “Mermaid” (Reel 6019; 4/3864 pp.516-7)
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 8th May, 2021 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Irish Convict Database by Peter Mayberry. Colonial Secretary Index. (prev. ), firstname: William, surname: Mcdermott, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1806, date of death: 0000, gender: m