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William Pitt, one of 192 convicts transported on the William Miles, 15 March 1828
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||7th January, 1891
life span was 60 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 343 (173)
||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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Elanor Pitt on 24th January, 2012 wrote:
Stealing 9 shillings and 6 pence and a silk scarf. William Pitt, whom was transported circa 1828 at the age of 19, served his 14 years sentence for stealing 9 shillings and 6 pence and a silk scarf. In 1842 on completion of his sentence William Pitt married this Elizabeth Murfet whose family was askance at her marrying a convict.
Convict Changes History
Elanor Pitt on 24th January, 2012 made the following changes:
date of birth 1809-00-00, date of death 1891-01-07, gender m