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William John Porter

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William John Porter
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1819
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 57 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Ireland, Antrim
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Middlesex
Departure date: 6th July, 1839
Arrival date: 24th January, 1840
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 191 other convicts


Primary source: NSW Gov Records. Irish Convicts.
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Community Contributions

Dennis Nightingale on 28th June, 2015 wrote:

Born - Antrim Co. Ireland. Crime -  Stealing shawl.  Single - CF 47/760.

Convict Changes History

Dennis Nightingale on 28th June, 2015 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: NSW Gov Records. Irish Convicts. (prev. ), firstname: William John, surname: Porter, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1819, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime

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