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William Sandlant, one of 210 convicts transported on the Augusta Jessie, 10 August 1838
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||2nd September, 1771
|Date of Death:
||15th January, 1853
life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 327 (165)
||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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Anonymous on 2nd April, 2012 wrote:
Sentenced to like and transportation to VDL
Jan Small on 4th May, 2015 wrote:
Thought to be one of the oldest convicts ever to be transported. Died Impression Bay, Tasmania.
D Wong on 4th May, 2015 wrote:
William was described as a ‘well disposed old man’.
He was 5’5 1/2” tall, blue eyes, black to grey hair, sallow complexion.
William was married - wife Mary and 2 children at his native place of Leicestershire.
12/4/1844: 3rd Class.
William died at the Impression Bay Hospital.
Ernie Broadhurst on 13th November, 2018 wrote:
UK Prison Register has him at 69 years old on 19th July 1838.
William Sandlant and his wife Mary had five children, Catherine born 1795, Mary Ann born 1796, James born 1799, William born 1800 and Thomas born 1808.
Convict Changes History
Anonymous on 2nd April, 2012 made the following changes:
Jan Small on 4th May, 2015 made the following changes:
date of birth: 2nd September, 1771 (prev. 0000), date of death: 15th January, 1853 (prev. 0000)
D Wong on 4th May, 2015 made the following changes:
alias1: Sandland, alias2: Scandland