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William Roberts, one of 160 convicts transported on the Surrey, 02 October 1822
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||30th July, 1801
|Date of Death:
||24th April, 1852
life span was 59 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 223 (112)
||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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Jill Roberts on 24th February, 2015 wrote:
Joined Maitland Police Force 1828-1831, Grocer 1832-1840’s in Castlereach St. Sydney, hackney cab owner/driver 1850-1852 in Sydney. Married Mary O’Brien 1833, 4 children.
Jill Roberts on 24th April, 2019 wrote:
Indentured to T V Bloomfield Sydney then Newcastle,
Ticket of Leave 1827
Ticket of Freedom 1829
Maitland Constabulary (District Constable) 1828
Married Mary Brien 1833 by Rev Marsden
Hackney Cab owner/driver 1850-1852
Died of an epileptic fit, inquest reported in papers 1852.
Convict Changes History
Jill Roberts on 24th February, 2015 made the following changes:
date of death: 24th April, 1852 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime
Jill Roberts on 24th April, 2019 made the following changes:
date of birth: 30th July, 1801 (prev. 0000)
Iris Dunne on 24th April, 2019 made the following changes: