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William Savage

William Savage, one of 168 convicts transported on the Mary, 15 December 1829

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Savage
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: Weaver
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: Offence against the game laws
Convicted at: Norfolk Assizes
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Mary
Departure date: 15th December, 1829
Arrival date: 10th April, 1830
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 167 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 260
Source description: 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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Community Contributions

Marian Kingham on 7th April, 2012 wrote:

His son Frederick Savage, birth 3 Mar 1828 Hevingham, Norfolk, England, death 27 Apr 1897 Kings Lynn, Norfolk, England, agricultural engineer, owner of St Nicholas Iron Works, Kings Lynn, famous as inventor and manufacturer of fairground equipment.  Became Mayor of Kings Lynn and there is a statue of him in the town.

Convict Changes History

Marian Kingham on 7th April, 2012 made the following changes:

gender m

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