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William Murray

William Murray, one of 350 convicts transported on the Barrosa, 27 August 1841

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Murray
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1815
Occupation: Dyer
Date of Death: 19th November, 1841
Age: 26 years

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 10 years

Crime: Assault
Convicted at: Edinburgh
Sentence term: 10 years
Ship: Barossa
Departure date: 27th August, 1841
Arrival date: 13th January, 1842
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 349 other convicts

References

Primary source: UK Prison Hulk Registers (HO9/13). Tasmanian Libraries, Conduct Record (CON33-1-16, image 223). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 375 (189)
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:

Conduct Record: Tried 1 Feb 1841, Died on board 19 Nov 1841
https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON33-1-16$init=CON33-1-16p223

Iris Dunne on 7th February, 2019 wrote:

Prison Hulk ship Justitia moored at Woolwich, Received 12 Apr 1841, Offence: Assaulting to the ??, Married, 2nd conviction, bad character, transferred VDL 16 Aug 1841

Convict Changes History

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

source: Tasmanian Libraries, Conduct Record (CON33-1-16, image 223). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 375 (189) (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Num

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

source: UK Prison Hulk Registers (HO9/13). Tasmanian Libraries, Conduct Record (CON33-1-16, image 223). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 375 (189) (prev. Tasmanian Libraries, Conduct Record (

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