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William Teal

William Teal, one of 160 convicts transported on the Eliza, 13 July 1822

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Teal
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1807
Occupation: Unknown
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Burglary
Convicted at: York City Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Eliza
Departure date: 13th July, 1822
Arrival date: 22nd November, 1822
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 160 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 193 (97)
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

D Wong on 30th January, 2018 wrote:

25/5/1822 Sheffield Independent South Yorkshire, England:
Wm. Teal, (only 16 years of age,) for Burglary;

Colonial Secretary Papers:
TEAL, William. Per “Eliza”, 1822

1822 Nov 26:  On list of convicts landed from the “Eliza” & forwarded to Minto for distribution (Reel 6009; 4/3506 p.473)

1824 Feb 27:  On list of prisoners assigned (Fiche 3291; 4/4570D p.123)

**29/4/1824 Sydney Gazette:
William Teale, Eliza 2, 20, Yorkshire, five feet five and a half inches, hazel eyes, brown hair, fresh complexion. Servant to Joseph Kenyon, Parramatta - Absconded.

1825 Apr 16:  Stockkeeper to Joseph Kenyon at Lake George (Fiche 3139; 4/1842B No.441 p.841)

1834: There is a death listed for William Teal on the NSW BDM.

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 30th January, 2018 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1807 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

D Wong on 30th January, 2018 made the following changes:


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