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William Wallis

William Wallis, one of 200 convicts transported on the York, 03 September 1830

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Wallis
Aliases: William Wallace
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1810
Occupation: Brickmaker
Date of Death: 1840
Age: 30 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: House breaking
Convicted at: Middlesex Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: Life
Ship: York
Departure date: 3rd September, 1830
Arrival date: 7th February, 1831
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 199 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 486
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 30th December, 2021 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents.
Indent No; 93
Name; William Wallace ** [As per Bond Indentures] *** 2 by same name on board
Age; 21 Years. Reads, Protestant, Single
Native Place; Enfield
Trade or calling; Brickmaker, Milks & Reaps
Offence; House Breaking
Trial; London - 15 April 1830 - Life
Height; 5 ft 7 1/2 in
Eyes -  Blue. Hair - Brown. Complexion; Sallow & freckled

** Name William Wallis on Annotated Printed Indentures and William Wallace on Bond Indentures

Penny-Lyn Beale on 30th December, 2021 wrote:

1839 - 6 September. Ticket of Leave. No; 39/264.
Trial; Middlesex.
Allowed to travel for 12 months in the service of Mr R Fitzgerald between Windsor & Goulburn, Yass & Bathurst

Penny-Lyn Beale on 30th December, 2021 wrote:

1840 - New South Wales, Australia, Liverpool St Luke.
No; 124
Name; William Wallace
Abode; Hospital
When buried; 1840, 31 Oct. Died; 29 Oct.
Age; 31 years
Ship’s Name; York.
Quality or profession; Bond.
By Whom Ceremony was preformed; John Duffus

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 30th December, 2021 made the following changes:

alias1: William Wallace, date of birth: 1809 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

Penny-Lyn Beale on 30th December, 2021 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1810 (prev. 1809), date of death: 1840 (prev. 0000)

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