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William Oxley

William Oxley, one of 250 convicts transported on the Hive, 15 January 1834

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Oxley
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1806
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 25th July, 1835
Age: 29 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Highway robbery
Convicted at: Middlesex Session Peace on 5th August 1833
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Hive
Departure date: 15th January, 1834
Arrival date: 11th June, 1834
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 249 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 281 (142)
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

John Oxley on 15th March, 2014 wrote:

William was a highway robber.

D Wong on 15th March, 2014 wrote:

25/7/1835: William Oxley died at the General Hospital, Sydney, aged 41.

Convict Changes History

John Oxley on 15th March, 2014 made the following changes:

gender: m, crime

D Wong on 15th March, 2014 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1806 (prev. 0000), date of death: 25th July, 1835 (prev. 0000)

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