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Walter Norton, one of 240 convicts transported on the Portsea, 24 July 1838
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
24th July, 1838
18th December, 1838
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 239 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 298
||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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Maureen Withey on 2nd May, 2020 wrote:
ADM 101/60/6/10 1838. Sick list of the Portsea Convict Barque from Deptford to Sydney, New South Wales, between the 7th day of July and the [...] day of December 1838. Thomas Bell (c) Surgeon and Superintendent:
Folio 10: Walter Norton, aged 21, prisoner; disease or hurt, tooth extracted. Put on sick list, 14 December 1838. Discharged 14 December 1838.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 2nd May, 2020 made the following changes: