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William (the Elder) Parker
William Parker (The elder), one of 170 convicts transported on the Bengal Merchant, 13 March 1828
Name, Aliases & Gender
||William (the Elder) Parker
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
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life span was 51 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 333 (168)
||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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Penny-Lyn Beale on 19th April, 2022 wrote:
1827 - Trial; 30 August 1827. Gloucester. Offence; Stealing a quality of Brass and Iron. Tried with cousin William Parker Jnr. Age; 19 years
1827 - 10 September 1827. Received on the prison hulk; Justitia, mooed at Woolwich. Aged; 23 years.
Indent no; 490. Trade; Cloth Dresser. Age; 234 years
1828 - Australia Convict Transport Registers.
Trial; 30 August 1827
Noted against name; DIED - 8 October 1842
1837 - 21 April. Colonial Sentence. Sentence; Life. Offence; Forging and Uttering
1842 - 8 October 1842. Died
1842 - 12 October. Buried in the Parish of St. John’s Launceston.
Abode; Launceston Hospital. Aged 40 years **
Convict Changes History
Penny-Lyn Beale on 19th April, 2022 made the following changes:
firstname: William (the Elder) (prev. William (The elder)), date of birth: 1804 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1842 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime