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William Peters, one of 185 convicts transported on the Countess of Harcourt, 29 April 1828
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||8th March, 1836
life span was 53 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 377 (190)
||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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Penny-Lyn Beale on 17th December, 2020 wrote:
New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842
Ship: Countess of Harcourt
Name; William Peters; Age 27 
Read or write. Single,
Native County; Sussex
Trade; Farm Servant & soldier
Offence; Desertion - 14 years
Trial; 1 Sept 1827
Height; 5 ft. 8 3/4
Complexion; Dark Ruddy
Assigned Robert Hall Richmond
Additional Remarks; DIED in General Hospital 8 March 1836
Convict Changes History
Penny-Lyn Beale on 17th December, 2020 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1801 (prev. 0000), date of death: 8th March, 1836 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime