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William Phillips

William Phillips, one of 300 convicts transported on the Marion, 22 November 1843

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Phillips
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1818
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 1867
Age: 49 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 10 years

Crime: Felony
Convicted at: Lancaster, Kirkdale Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 10 years
Ship: Marion
Departure date: 22nd November, 1843
Arrival date: 3rd April, 1844
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 300 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/13, Page Number 495 (229)
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

Leonie Dolley on 26th June, 2013 wrote:

William was killed by the falling of a tree at Constitution Hill 17\5\1867.

Convict Changes History

Leonie Dolley on 26th June, 2013 made the following changes:

date of birth 1818, date of death 1867, gender, crime

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