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William Norris, one of 236 convicts transported on the Hashemy, 02 December 1848
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||15th September, 1874
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 374. NSW State Records, Convict Index [4/4217; Reel 962] TOL, 1849 HO 10/55 and Convict Records (Category: Hashemy Convict Ships Exiles, Title: Convicts on Hashemy, Volume No.4/4526). NSW BDM 5418/1874
||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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sue sharp on 3rd March, 2018 wrote:
He fell off a horse and died
Iris Dunne on 4th March, 2018 wrote:
Trial: 6 March 1847
Ticket of Leave No.49/267 District: Illawarra (NSW State Records transcribes as William Nottis)
1849 - Hired by Mr H Hughes for one year at 13 pounds per annum
1853, 29 June - Applied to be married to Mary Whitaker arrived free
Crime: Highway Robbery
Born about 1827-9 in England
Died 15 September 1874 NSW
Buried Brownsville Anglican Church, NSW named William H. Norris, aged 45, with wife Mary died 31 December 1917, aged 35
Convict Changes History
sue sharp on 3rd March, 2018 made the following changes:
Iris Dunne on 4th March, 2018 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 374. NSW State Records, Convict Index [4/4217; Reel 962] TOL, 1849 HO 10/55 and Convict Records (Category: Hashemy Convict Ships Exiles, Title: Convic