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William McNicol, one of 160 convicts transported on the Eliza, 13 July 1822
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 60 years*
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Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 195 (98)
||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 16th August, 2018 wrote:
National Records of Scotland
Title Precognition against Thomas Connell, William McNicol, Charles McDonald, James Reid, William Moore for the crime of theft by housebreaking
Accused Thomas Connell, Age: 15, calico printer, Anderston, Glasgow, Address: Prisoner in Glasgow, formerly Old Wynd, (Glasgow)
William McNicol, unemployed, formerly singer, Address: Prisoner in Glasgow, formerly Stockwell Street, Glasgow
Charles McDonald, Age: 16, window cleaner, Address: Prisoner in Glasgow, formerly Old Wynd, Glasgow
James Reid, Age: 14, rope worker, Address: Prisoner in Glasgow, formerly Stockwell Street, Glasgow
William Moore, Age: 15, tailor, Address: Prisoner in Glasgow, formerly Old Wynd, Glasgow.
Thomas Connell arrived per ‘Lord Hungerford 1821’ to VDL.
William McNicol arrived per ‘Eliza 1822’ to NSW.
Charles McDonald and James Reid arrived per ‘Richmond 1822’ to VDL
William Moor/Moore arrived per ‘Guildford 1822’ NSW.
Colonial Secretary Papers:
MCNICOLL, William. Per “Eliza”, 1822
1822 Nov 26: On list of convicts landed from the “Eliza” and forwarded to Emu Plains for distribution (Reel 6009; 4/3506 p.474)
1822 Dec 22: On return of convicts discharged from the Establishment, Emu Plains; to Dr West’s clearing party (Reel 6028; 2/8283 p.127)
3/11/1838: OF renewed.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 16th August, 2018 made the following changes:
surname: Mcnicol (prev. McNicol), date of birth: 1806 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime