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William Rhodes, 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 7 years
||Chester Quarter Sessions
17th May, 1823
21st October, 1823
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 199 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 50. 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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Carol Axton-Thompson on 9th December, 2013 wrote:
William Rhodes was convicted for stealing wearing apparel at Chester 15/10/1822. 7yr sentence.
Gaol Report: very bad
Hulk Report: good
Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) on the ‘Albion’, arriving 1823.
Single man; aged 33yrs; seaman; native place - Prescott.
Assignments in Colony.
Convict Changes History
Carol Axton-Thompson on 9th December, 2013 made the following changes:
source, date of birth 1789, gender, occupation, crime