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William Payne, one of 190 convicts transported on the Phoenix, 04 March 1828
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||25th January, 1851
life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Suffolk, Liberty of Bury St Edmunds Assizes
4th March, 1828
14th July, 1828
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 190 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 326
||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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Maureen Withey on 24th August, 2021 wrote:
On Monday last eight male convicts were removed from our gaol to the Hulks at Portsmouth, viz. James Smith, William Smith, John Smith, and Wm. Pale, to be transported for life; and Henry Felton, Philip John Finch, Wm. Fitch, and Wm. Payne for seven years.
Bury and Norwich Post, 9 May 1827.
Convict Changes History
Wendy on 7th June, 2018 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1787 (prev. 0000), date of death: 25th January, 1851 (prev. 0000), gender: m