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William Richards, one of 160 convicts transported on the Eliza, 22 September 1819
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 59 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Bristol City Quarter Session
22nd September, 1819
21st January, 1820
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 158 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 221 (112)
All departments ADM - Records of the Admiralty, Naval Forces, Royal Marines, Coastguard, and related bodies Records of Medical and Prisoner of War Departments ADM 101 - Admiralty and predecessors: Office of the Director General of the Medical Department of the Navy and predecessors: Medical Journals Convict Ships etc. ADM 101/23/2 - Medical and surgical journal of the Eliza convict shi
||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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Wendy Lane on 7th April, 2016 wrote:
From ships surgeons Notes of voyage
Folio 25: William Richards, aged 44, Convict; disease or hurt, strictures. Taken ill, 12 November 1819. Treatment continues to folio 27, no discharge date recorded but re-enters sick list 4 December 1819, folio 31, with catarrh.Had a discharge from his urethra some years previously treated by injection, for some months had his urine pass in a very small sometimes divided stream.
Convict Changes History
Wendy Lane on 7th April, 2016 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 221 (112)
All departments ADM - Records of the Admiralty, Naval Forces, Royal Marines, Coastguard, and related bodies Records of Medical and Prisone