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William Nay

William Nay, one of 300 convicts transported on the Isabella, 11 July 1833

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Nay
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 7th January, 1820
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 1st May, 1898
Age: 78 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 7 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Isabella
Departure date: 11th July, 1833
Arrival date: 14th November, 1833
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 299 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 169 (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

Ann Turnbull on 6th March, 2014 wrote:

Younger brother of convict Robert Nay. Qld BDMs Married Gladstone Qld 26/12/1857 to Elizabeth Crothers nee Compton - no children.  Property owner and Shoe & Boot Maker in Port Curtis District. Qld

Convict Changes History

Ann Turnbull on 6th March, 2014 made the following changes:

date of birth: 7th January, 1820 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1st May, 1898 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime

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