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William Wadman

William Wadman, one of 279 convicts transported on the Larkins, 11 June 1831

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Wadman
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1815
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: 1840
Age: 25 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Pickpocket
Convicted at: London Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Larkins
Departure date: 11th June, 1831
Arrival date: 19th October, 1831
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 278 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 119 (62)
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

Penny-Lyn Beale on 7th April, 2022 wrote:

1833 - Indent No; 1275.
Trial; 6 January 1831. Transported for Stealing

1840 - Died at New Town Bay. Vide Memo fo

1840 - Burials in the Trinity in the Count of Buckingham in the Year; 1840.
No; 862
Name; William Wadmans
Abode; Hospital. When buried; 24 January 1840
Age in years; 26
Ship’s Name; Carkins
Convict Quality or profession.

Anonymous on 7th April, 2022 wrote:

1833 - Indent No; 1275.
Trial; 6 January 1831. Transported for Stealing

1840 - Died at New Town Bay. Vide Memo fo

1840 - Burials in the Trinity in the Count of Buckingham in the Year; 1840.
No; 862
Name; William Wadmans
Abode; Hospital. When buried; 24 January 1840
Age in years; 26
Ship’s Name; Carkins
Convict Quality or profession.

Penny-Lyn Beale on 7th April, 2022 wrote:

** Age & Spelling of Ship as per Register

1831 - Old Bailey On-Line. 
Born; 1815.

Tried; 6 January 1831 - Tried at Old Bailey, London. Accused of pocket-picking (stealing, on the 9th of December, 1 handkerchief, value 1s., the goods of a man unknown, from his person). Found guilty.

1831 - CON14-1-3 Image 55. Indent List
No; 1275. Height; 5 ft 2 in
Age; 18 years [born about 1813]
Trade; Laborers Boy
Native Place; Grub Street, London
States “he has no relations”
Crime; Stealing from the person
Previous Convictions; Stealing a handkerchief

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 7th April, 2022 made the following changes:

gender: m

Penny-Lyn Beale on 7th April, 2022 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1815 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1840 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime

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