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William Thorpe

William Thorpe, one of 230 convicts transported on the England, 06 June 1835

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Thorpe
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: -
Convicted at: Cambridge Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: England
Departure date: 6th June, 1835
Arrival date: 28th September, 1835
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 230 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 69 (37)
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

Maureen Withey on 2nd February, 2021 wrote:

ADM 101/26/3/21835
Folios 1-4: Copy of the daily sick book for the convicts embarked in the England transport from 1 June 1835 to 20 October 1835

Folio 21: William Parker, aged 19; Benjamin Pearton, aged 18; William Thorpe, aged 19; William Renno, aged 18; disease or hurt, vaccination, 8 September 1835, at sea. Discharged, 16 September 1835. All four were vaccinated from the capillary tubes and the [directions] literally observed - Parker and Pearten were sometime since vaccinated from glass plates; none have taken. The matter received from the NVE [National Vaccination Establishment], Fitzroy Square, London.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 2nd February, 2021 made the following changes:

gender: m

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