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William Perry, one of 220 convicts transported on the Lord Eldon, April 1817
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||2nd February, 1802
|Date of Death:
||3rd January, 1872
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 329 (166)
||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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Yvonne Tyler on 24th August, 2013 wrote:
Married: Dianah HAGUE 5/12/1825
Dianah’s parents James Hague & Ann Germaine
D Wong on 24th August, 2013 wrote:
William Perry was 15 years old when convicted along with Lydia Padget 17, for stealing a shawl value £1, from Jame Preston, in the King’s Highway, and assaulting her. Both were sentenced to death. Lydia Padget doesn’t appear to have come out as a convict.
2/10/1824: Re permission to marry at Windsor.
4,17/11/1825: Re permission to marry at Windsor.
5/12/1825: married Dinah Howell, using the name Hannah Howell, she also had alias’s of Germain, Eager, Egg, Howell, Howel.
They had 5 children.
1822: Worked on the gaol gang at Windsor.
1825-1828: Worked for R. Fitzgerald, at Windsor.
William was 5’4 tall, dark ruddy complexion, black hair and brown eyes.
Convict Changes History
Yvonne Tyler on 24th August, 2013 made the following changes:
date of birth 2nd February, 1802, date of death 3rd January, 1872, gender, occupation
D Wong on 24th August, 2013 made the following changes: