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William Rowland, one of 174 convicts transported on the Fanny, 25 August 1815
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
25th August, 1815
18th January, 1816
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 174 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 224
||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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Maureen Withey on 29th December, 2019 wrote:
List of names of 61 convicts arrived per ship Fanny, and embarked on His Majesty’s Colonial Brig Emu to the Derwent (VDL) January 25th 1816.
William Rowland, tried Kent Ass., 13 Mar 1815, 7 years, lab.
Wm. Rowlands, 21, (in company with J. Osborne, acquitted), for feloniously stealing at Deptford, forty-three two pound Bank England Notes
Kentish Gazette, 21 March 1815.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 29th December, 2019 made the following changes:
gender: m, occupation