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William Shannon, one of 290 convicts transported on the Exmouth, 03 March 1831
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 55 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Lancaster Quarter Session
3rd March, 1831
28th July, 1831
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 289 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 26
||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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Penny-Lyn Beale on 17th September, 2020 wrote:
New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842. Annotated Printed Indentures. Exmouth. 28 July 1831.
Name; William Shannon
No; 31 - 1348 . 66
Age; 15 Est Date of Birth; 1806 Native Place; Manchester
Occupation; Shoemaker 4 years
Offence; Stealing jewelry
Trial; 26 April 1830 Sentence; 14 years
Family in Colony; BROTHER, John Shannon, about 7 years ago
Convict Changes History
Penny-Lyn Beale on 17th September, 2020 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1806 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime