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William Pollock, one of 150 convicts transported on the Caledonia, 05 July 1820
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 Life
||Dumfries Court of Justiciary
5th July, 1820
17th November, 1820
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 149 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 340
||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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Maureen Withey on 26th July, 2019 wrote:
Hobart Town Gazette, 4 Mar 1825
William Pollock, 130, 5 ft. 5½ in. brown hair, light blue eyes, 24 years of age, a farmers’ labourer, tried at Dumfries Sept. 23, 1819, sentence 7 years, native place County Down, arrived in this Colony per Caledonia 1820, absconded from the Road Party at Lemon Springs Jan. 2, 1825, charged with sheep stealing.—£5 Reward.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 26th July, 2019 made the following changes:
gender: m, occupation