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William Andrew Tunstall

William Tunstall, one of 220 convicts transported on the Elizabeth, 03 October 1831

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Andrew Tunstall
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

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 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Elizabeth
Departure date: 3rd October, 1831
Arrival date: 14th February, 1832
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 219 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 189 (97). Tasmanian Archives -convicts
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

Carol Axton-Thompson on 8th December, 2013 wrote:

Transported to Van Diemen’s Land on the ‘Elizabeth’.

2nd Conviction -in Colony:
22/12/1847 Launceston, Tasmania - steal 2prs boots. 6mths Gaol, hard labour, Launceston.
10/01/1848: Station Gang at Jericho, Tasmania.

Seaman; 5’4 1/2”; 67yrs of age; dark complexion; grey hair; Hazel eyes; reads;Protestant.
Native Place: Broomsgrove, Worcestershire


Convict Changes History

Carol Axton-Thompson on 8th December, 2013 made the following changes:

source, firstname William Andrew (prev. William), gender

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