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William Taylor, one of 300 convicts transported on the Coromandel, 27 October 1819
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
27th October, 1819
5th April, 1820
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales and Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 298 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 256
||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 31st January, 2014 wrote:
William Taylor 26 years old on arrival in VDL.
William was 5’6” tall, brown hair, hazel eyes, born Hampshire.
16/8/1822: Was to hang along with Richard Oldrey (Dromedary 1819) for bushranging and the robbery at Richard Burrow’ & Mr Williams’s at Sorell River, but was reprieved to hard labour in irons for life.
20/4/1831: Feloniously assaulting and cutting Mary
Ann Jarvis at Kangaroo Point with intent to kill - Life.
1832-35 Musters: Absconded.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 31st January, 2014 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1793 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation