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William Richardson

William Richardson, one of 1063 convicts transported on the Neptune, Scarborough and Surprize, December 1789

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Richardson
Aliases: Jones (alias)
Gender: -

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

Life Span

Life span

Median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: London Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Scarborough
Departure date: 19th January, 1790
Arrival date: 28th June, 1790
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 7 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1_42, Convict indent 1150_SZ115_0103
Source description: 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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Community Contributions

Glen on 10th June, 2018 wrote:

William Richardson aka Jones was tried 9 Sep 1789 in London, sentenced to transportation for life

A note in the margin of Scarborough 1790 convict indent 1150_SZ115_0103 records Richardson as escaped

Convict Changes History

Glen on 10th June, 2018 made the following changes:

voyage, source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1_42, Convict indent 1150_SZ115_0103 (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 42), alias1: Jone

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