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William Pollard, one of 280 convicts transported on the Aboukir, 24 December 1851
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 51 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 15 years
||Surrey, Newington Quarter Sessions
24th December, 1851
20th February, 1852
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land and Norfolk Island. [These convicts appear to have all landed in Van Diemen's Land]
Travelled with 279 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/17, Page Number 314
||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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Leonie Dolley on 21st April, 2013 wrote:
William was transported for stealing a sheep. His occupation was listed as labourer gardener. He was found drowned at Hobart 19\5\1853.
Convict Changes History
Leonie Dolley on 21st April, 2013 made the following changes:
date of birth 1810, date of death 1853, gender, occupation, crime