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William Quigly

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Quigly
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1766
Occupation: Weaver
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Ireland, Londonderry
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Minerva
Departure date: 24th August, 1799
Arrival date: 11th January, 1800
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 235 other convicts


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Community Contributions

Robin Sharkey on 9th April, 2018 wrote:

Minerva Indent records William Quigly as being tried at Antrim.  However the musters from 1811 correct this and record trial place as Carrickferfus, Armagh.

Indent for 1799 records his age as 22 yrs. (but may have been older?)

1800 Settlers Muster book -employed by Mr Johnston. (i.. Reverend Mr Johnston).

Muster August 1806 - Free by Servitude - Occupation/Residence &c, Parramatta [Employed by] Joseph Holt.

Feb 1807 - Col Sec’s Papers - William Quigly on statements of capital advanced by Gregory Blaxland in his concerns from 27 Dec 1806 to 24 Nov 1807.

Sept 1808 - Col Sec’s Papers - William Quigly on statements of capital advanced by John Blaxland in his concerns from 3 April 1807 to 14 Sept 1808

1810, January 9th - Granted Certificate of Freedom

1811 Muster - William Quigley; Convicted: Mar 1798 Carrickfergus (Antrim) 7 years; Arrived per Minerva, Status: Convict; Occupation/Residence NSW

By 1814, William was not doing so well, as he was the objet of charity:
1814 Muster . Wm Quigly per Minerva, FREE, Mustered at Parramatta. Victualling: On Stores; Additional Information: Charity

Sept 1822 Muster - 7 years; Arrived per Minerva, Status: FBS , Occupation/Residence, Parramatta. An invalid.

Convict Changes History

Eric Harry Daly on 31st December, 2012 made the following changes:

convicted at, term 7 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 1766, date of death 0000, gender, occupation, crime

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