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William Palmer, one of 260 convicts transported on the Henry Porcher, 29 August 1834
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||9th February, 1887
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 429 (216). State Archives NSW, Convict Indents (Series:NRS 12189; Item:[X637]; Microfiche:712) and TOL Butts 1843(Series:NRS 12202; Item:[4/4173]), 1844(Series:NRS 12204), 1846(Series:NRS 12204) and Convict Muster 1837 (HO10/34). Surrey, England, Baptisms, (Phillimore Ecclesiastical Map:11060, Ref. No. WIN/3/3). NSW BDM, Date:1887, Reg.No.9425.
||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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Iris Dunne on 4th April, 2018 wrote:
Convict Indent: No.35/206, age 20, Cannot read or write, Protestant, Single, Farm labourer, Offence: Stealing money, Tried 24 March 1834, no previous convictions, height: 5 feet 3 1/2, Complexion: Dark ruddy, Hair Brown, Eyes Hazel, Remarks: Several moles left side of neck. Estimated Birth Year: 1814.
NSW Convict Muster, 1837, Estimated Birth Year: abt 1813.
Ticket of Leave No.43/454 dated 3 February 1843, Prisoner No.35/206, District: Scone
Ticket of Leave Passport No.44/8 dated 11 January 1844, TOL No.43/454 - “Travel with a Team from Morpeth to Scone in the service of J. Docker Esq. for 12 months.”
Ticket of Leave Passport No.46/404 dated 4 April 1846, TOL No.43/454 - “Travel between Scone and Maitland in the service of J Bingle Esq.”
Baptism:2 July 1815 Windlesham, Surrey, England, Father: John Palmer, Mother: Jane
Marriage: 24 December 1845, Scone, NSW, to Charlotte Elizabeth Bell.
Death: 9 February 1887 Wybong Creek, Scone, NSW
Linda Lander on 24th April, 2019 wrote:
My great great grandfather. Buried in Scone n.s.w.
Convict Changes History
Linda Lander on 4th April, 2018 made the following changes:
Iris Dunne on 4th April, 2018 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 429 (216). State Archives NSW, Convict Indents (Series:NRS 12189; Item:[X637]; Microfiche:712) and TOL Butts 1843(Series:NRS 12202; Item:[4/4173]), 184