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William Robinson

William Robinson, one of 170 convicts transported on the Georgiana, 24 November 1828

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Robinson
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1795
Occupation: Weaver
Date of Death: 1834
Age: 39 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: -
Convicted at: York Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Georgiana
Departure date: 24th November, 1828
Arrival date: 20th April, 1829
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 171 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 540
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

Penny-Lyn Beale on 12th March, 2022 wrote:

1834 - Burials in the Parish of Trinity in the County of Buckingham in the Year 1834.
No; 80
Name; William Robinson
Abode; Hospital. When buried; 1834, 10 June 1834
Age; 39 years
Ship’s Name; Georgiana. Quality or profession. Convict.

1828 - Indent No; 537.
Trade; Blanket and Carpet Weaver.
Height; 5 ft 7 3/4 in
Age; 33 years. [born abt; 1795]

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 12th March, 2022 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1795 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1834 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation

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