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William Perkins

William Perkins, one of 200 convicts transported on the Norfolk, 20 May 1829

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Perkins
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 10th May, 1805
Occupation: Tailor
Date of Death: 12th May, 1876
Age: 71 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 53 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Burglary
Convicted at: Wilts Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Norfolk
Departure date: 20th May, 1829
Arrival date: 27th August, 1829
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 200 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 70
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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Convict Changes History

Rachael Rayner on 3rd December, 2012 made the following changes:

date of birth 10th May, 1805, date of death 12th May, 1876, gender, occupation, crime

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