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William Parr

William Parr, one of 180 convicts transported on the Prince Regent, 08 June 1827

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Parr
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1811
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Highway robbery
Convicted at: Warwick Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Prince Regent
Departure date: 8th June, 1827
Arrival date: 27th September, 1827
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 181 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 198
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

Penny-Lyn Beale on 2nd May, 2021 wrote:

Certificate of Freedom. 49/1360

Penny-Lyn Beale on 2nd May, 2021 wrote:

Conditional Pardon; CP 49/1360

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents.
Indent No; 131
Native Place; Nottingham
Trade or calling; Bricklayer
Offence; Highway Robbery
Trial; 2 April 1827
Height; 5 ft. 5 3/4 in
Eyes; Hazel
Hair; Brown
Completion: Ruddy

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 2nd May, 2021 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1811 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

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