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William Murray

William Murrary, one of 336 convicts transported on the Barrosa, 31 July 1839

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Murray
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1821
Occupation: Printer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 58 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 10 years

Crime: Stealing clothes
Convicted at: Edinburgh Court of Justiciary
Sentence term: 10 years
Ship: Barossa
Departure date: 31st July, 1839
Arrival date: 8th December, 1839
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 335 other convicts

References

Primary source: State Archives NSW; Series: NRS 12202; Item: [4/4197] & Series: NRS 12189; Item: [X642]; Microfiche: 739.Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 86
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

Iris Dunne on 7th February, 2019 wrote:

Ticket of Leave No.45/374 dated 13 Feb.1845, Prisoner No.29/1530, Trial 11 March 1839, Allowed to remain in the District of Melbourne

Convict Indents: 29-1530, Indent No.309, aged 18, can read and write, Presbyterian, Single, Trade: Calico Printer, Offence: Stealing clothes, previous offence: 30 days

Convict Changes History

Iris Dunne on 7th February, 2019 made the following changes:

source: State Archives NSW; Series: NRS 12202; Item: [4/4197] & Series: NRS 12189; Item: [X642]; Microfiche: 739.Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 86 (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. M

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