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William Scott, one of 190 convicts transported on the Guilford [Guildford], 12 May 1820
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
* Arrival date is estimated
Sentenced to 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 309 (156). Tasmanian Archives. Old Bailey court records.
||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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Nell Murphy on 18th October, 2019 wrote:
William SCOTT was convicted of coining offences and uttering forged notes at Middlesex Gaol, London on 17 Feb 1820. 14 yr transportation sentence. Sent to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) per the ship ‘Guildford’ 1820.
Aged 28 yrs; a tailor; dk sallow complexion; black hair; blue eyes; 5’3” height.
Native place of birth: London
Colony of VDL:
assigned to work services
Clear Conduct record
1833: at Launceston
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 18th October, 2019 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 309 (156). Tasmanian Archives. Old Bailey court records. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, P