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William Reeve, one of 200 convicts transported on the Albion, 17 May 1823
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 49 (26). Tasmanian Archives - convicts.
||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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Nell Murphy on 9th August, 2016 wrote:
William Reeve was convicted at Cambridge 20 July 1822 for sacrilege - breaking into a church. Life sentence. Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ‘Albion’ 1823.
15 Nov 1826: Suspected of being involved in a burglary in his Master’s house. Sent to Prison Barracks.
Died. Memo 1835.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 9th August, 2016 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 49 (26). Tasmanian Archives - convicts. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 49 (26))