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William Riley

William Riley, one of 220 convicts transported on the George the Third, 12 December 1834

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Riley
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1807
Occupation: Apprentice combmaker
Date of Death: 1833
Age: 26 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Indecent behaviour
Convicted at: Lancaster. Liverpool Quarter Session
Sentence term: Life
Ship: George the Third
Departure date: 12th December, 1834
Arrival date: 12th March, 1835
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 219 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 490
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

Anonymous on 5th September, 2012 wrote:

Refrences port arthur sitehttp://www.portarthur.org.au/index.aspx?id=12626

death by hanging. sent to australia age 14
druken disobiendient attcked a man 3 blows to head with pickaxe

Convict Changes History

Anonymous on 5th September, 2012 made the following changes:

date of birth 1807-00-00, date of death 1833-00-00

Anonymous on 31st July, 2012 made the following changes:

gender m

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