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life span was 57 years*
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Sentenced to 7 years
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Bernard Weekes on 27th February, 2020 wrote:
Later sentenced to Life imprisonment on Norfolk Island
D Wong on 27th February, 2020 wrote:
William Russell was listed as 18 years old on arrival.
Native Place: Dublin City.
Transported for ‘stealing plate’.
William was literate, single, 5’6¼” tall, dark ruddy complexion, dark brown hair, dark hazel eyes, scar left side of upper part of nose, scar left side of forehead, scar bell of left ear, another under it, scar on each knuckle of left hand, two scars back of forefinger of same, three small moles upper right arm, scar knuckle of fourth and little fingers of right hand, scar above cap of right knee.
Convict Changes History
Bernard Weekes on 27th February, 2020 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/convicts.htm (prev. ), firstname: William, surname: Russell, alias1: Billy, alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1817, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime