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William Scrivener

William Scrivener, one of 210 convicts transported on the Blenheim, 11 March 1837

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Scrivener
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1810
Occupation: Convict
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 59 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: Sheep-stealing
Convicted at: Bedford Quarter Session
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Blenheim
Departure date: 11th March, 1837
Arrival date: 16th July, 1837
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 210 other convicts

References

Primary source: UK Prison Hulk Registers HO9/4. National Archives UK, HO10/60. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 1
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

Iris Dunne on 1st July, 2020 wrote:

Prison Hulk ship Justitia moored at Woolwich, Received 13 Jan 1831, aged 21, Convicted 6 Jan 1831

Pardon: Completed 11 of a 14 years sentence with good conduct

Convict Changes History

Marilyn Martin on 1st July, 2020 made the following changes:

gender: m, occupation, crime

Iris Dunne on 1st July, 2020 made the following changes:

source: UK Prison Hulk Registers HO9/4. National Archives UK, HO10/60. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 1 (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO

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