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William Paul

William Paul, one of 185 convicts transported on the Countess of Harcourt, 29 April 1828

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Paul
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1802
Occupation: Soldier
Date of Death: -
Age: -

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: Desertion from army
Convicted at: Tower of London Court Martial
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Countess of Harcourt
Departure date: 29th April, 1828
Arrival date: 8th September, 1828
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 184 other convicts

References

Primary source: UK Prison Hulk Registers HO9/4. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 377 (190)
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

Iris Dunne on 29th August, 2019 wrote:

Prison Hulk ship Justitia, Received 13 August 1827 from the Tower London, Tried 24 April 1827 for Desertion, aged 25, Transferred to the Ganymede 8 November 1827

Convict Changes History

Iris Dunne on 29th August, 2019 made the following changes:

source: UK Prison Hulk Registers HO9/4. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 377 (190) (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 377 (1

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