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William Shuttlewood

William Shuttlewood, one of 200 convicts transported on the Emma Eugenia, 02 November 1837

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Shuttlewood
Aliases: none
Gender: -

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1815
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 29th November, 1894
Age: 79 years

Life Span

Life span

Median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: Essex Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Emma Eugenia
Departure date: 2nd November, 1837
Arrival date: 9th February, 1838
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 200 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 183 (93)
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

Anonymous on 10th June, 2011 wrote:

William was sent to work for the owner of the Royal Bull’s Head Inn in Drayton (near Toowoomba). He married Ann Nolan on 24 Dec 1850 and they had 10 children. William was a pioneer on the Darling Downs and was elected to the first Toowoomba Council in 1861. He died on 29 Nov 1894.

Convict Changes History

Judy Rae on 11th January, 2017 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1815 (prev. 0000), date of death: 29th November, 1894 (prev. 0000)

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