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William Spikeman

William Spikeman, one of 135 convicts transported on the Canada, 23 April 1819

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Spikeman
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 15th December, 1800
Occupation: Timber dealer
Date of Death: 14th June, 1881
Age: 80 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 57 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Theft of hankerchief
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Canada
Departure date: 23rd April, 1819
Arrival date: 1st September, 1819
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 135 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 140
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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Convict Changes History

Linda Cooper on 17th September, 2020 made the following changes:

date of birth: 15th December, 1800 (prev. 0000), date of death: 14th June, 1881 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

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