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William Russell, one of 299 convicts transported on the Admiral Gambier and Friends, April 1811
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 42
||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 6th February, 2020 wrote:
Tasmanian Record; https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON13-1-1$init=CON13-1-1p28
List of 30 male and 13 female prisoners embarked for Port Dalrymple on the Lady Nelson 29 Jun 1812, and their ships of arrival, dates of trial, etc.:
William Russel arrived in NSW by ship Admiral Gambier 2nd Time, Master Sindries in 1811; tried at Essex Assizes, 13 Aug 1810, Life sentence; Bricklayer. Remarks – Notorious.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 6th February, 2020 made the following changes:
gender: m, occupation