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William Sampson, one of 179 convicts transported on the Agamemnon, 22 April 1820
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 59 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Middlesex Session of Peace
22nd April, 1820
22nd September, 1820
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 178 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 297 (150)
||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 30th May, 2020 wrote:
ADM 101/1/6 1820
Medical journal of the convict ship Agamemnon for 6 April and 29 September 1820 by Surgeon Dr James Hall.
Folios 3-22: William Sampson, aged 14, Convict; sick or hurt, Cynanche (throat disease - croup, quinsy); sudden night time pain in the head and members, cold body, lassitude, dry skin, high thirst, pulse depressed (washed feet, face and hands in hot water, induced vomiting); put on sick list, 22 April 1820, discharged.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 30th May, 2020 made the following changes: