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William Plummer, one of 389 convicts transported on the Moffatt, 10 August 1842
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Suffolk, Woodbridge General Quarter Sessions
10th August, 1842
28th November, 1842
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 390 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/13, Page Number 189 (96)
||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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D Wong on 29th September, 2012 wrote:
William Plummer was 17 years old, a Nurseryman/farmer and transported for stealing 20/-., from Mr Grogsby. His native place was Uxbridge.
His Mother was Mary Pond at Esher and 1 sister Ann at Kensington.
William was 5’5 tall, could read and write, single, protestant, fresh complexion, brown hair, hazel eyes, man with a hat and woman on Left arm, Fish on right arm and scar on right arm.
William had a bad conduct record, and received many punishments.
28/7/1848: Sent to Norfolk Island.
8/11/1849: William was a passenger on the ‘Swan’ Launceston to Port Phillip (Free by Servitude)
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 29th September, 2012 made the following changes:
date of birth 1824, gender, occupation, crime