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William Sawgood, one of 176 convicts transported on the Manlius, 16 July 1828
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||6th January, 1810
|Date of Death:
life span was 59 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Middlesex Gaol Delivery
16th July, 1828
9th November, 1828
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 175 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 448. Tasmanian Archives - convicts http://search.archives.tas.gov.au/ImageViewer/image_viewer.htm?CON31-1-38,370,328,S,80
||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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Peter Kettle on 15th September, 2013 wrote:
Baptised Adam William Sawgood 23 Apr 1810 St Leonard, Shoreditch to John and Louisa (nee Baldry) Sawgood. Born 6 Jan 1810. Source baptism record on Ancestry
Carol Axton-Thompson on 15th September, 2013 wrote:
William Sawgood was convicted at Middlesex, London on 10/01/1828 for Larceny - stealing a stove. 7yr sentence. Last worked for Mr. Hurd, Barbican Scale Maker.
Transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) on the ‘Manlius’, arriving 09/11/1828.
Father - John a scale & beam (?)maker, Oxford Market Place.
Assignments in Colony.
1830 - Simon Lord
1833 - John Lord
1834 - Free by servitude.
(No death record on Tas Pioneer index under name “Sawgood”)
Convict Changes History
Peter Kettle on 15th September, 2013 made the following changes:
date of birth 6th January, 1810, gender, occupation, crime
Carol Axton-Thompson on 15th September, 2013 made the following changes: