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William Smith, one of 230 convicts transported on the Isabella, April 1818
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||8th June, 1884
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 15 (9)
||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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D Wong on 14th January, 2014 wrote:
Three William Smith’s on this voyage.
William Smith was 26 years old and transported for ‘Having in his possession, 3 forged and counterfeit bank notes, knowing them to be stolen.
William’s occupation was a “Watch spring maker”.
16/5/1828: TOL Argyle.
1828 Census: A Stock Keeper for Frazer Oakes in Sutton Forest.
June 1831: Permission to marry Elizabeth Ritchie, aged 19 (free).
1/7/1831: Married Elizabeth at Sutton Forest. They had 13 children.
8/6/1884: William died at Wagallalah, District of Gunning.
Brian smith on 2nd May, 2017 wrote:
His birth year is 1797 confirmed by ticket of leave and death certificate submitted by Brian smith a great great grandson of william
Brian smith on 8th May, 2017 wrote:
First TOL 1827 altered 1830 second TOL1837 elizabeth died april 1879 both buried methodist section gunning cemetry
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 14th January, 2014 made the following changes:
date of birth 1792, date of death 8th June, 1884, gender, crime
Brian smith on 8th May, 2017 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1797 (prev. 1792)