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William Pegg, one of 160 convicts transported on the Richmond, November 1822
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 122
||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 7th June, 2020 wrote:
Leicester Assizes.— Jos. Godwin and Wm. Page, for stealing a pony and an ass; ... — were severally sentenced to death.
Stamford Mercury, 24 Aug 1821.
The following Convicts were removed from the County Gaol Tuesday morning last, put on His Majesty’s hulk the Belleraphon, Sheerness. —-Wm. Page, Joseph Godwin. Thomas Shaw, John Johnson, Thomas Allen, Charles Brown, Samuel Measures, and Thomas Ward, to be transported for life. Joseph Shaw and William Soden, for seven years.
Leicester Chronicle, 29 Sept 1821.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 7th June, 2020 made the following changes:
gender: m, crime