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William Pearl

William Pearl, one of 224 convicts transported on the Agincourt, 06 July 1844

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Pearl
Aliases: none
Gender: -

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 23rd February, 1823
Occupation: Farmer & gardener's labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 10 years

Crime: Highway robbery
Convicted at: Suffolk Assizes
Sentence term: 10 years
Ship: Agincourt
Departure date: 6th July, 1844
Arrival date: 9th November, 1844
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 225 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/14, Page Number 115 (59)
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

Clive Ball on 12th April, 2013 wrote:

Norfolk Island 1844 - 1845
Tasmania 1845 - 1854
Cert free Launceston 4/4/1854
Launceston to Melbourne per ‘Clarence’ 28/5/1854
Absconded from hired service of Messrs Haly, Logan River, Brisbane District c.1855

Convict Changes History

Clive Ball on 12th April, 2013 made the following changes:

date of birth 23rd February, 1823, occupation, crime

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