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William Waltham

William Waltham, one of 150 convicts transported on the Asia, 29 July 1823

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Waltham
Aliases: none
Gender: -

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1779
Occupation: Miller
Date of Death: 1864
Age: 85 years

Life Span

Life span

Median life span was 55 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Larceny
Convicted at: Southampton Assizes
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Asia 1
Departure date: 29th July, 1823
Arrival date: 19th January, 1824
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 150 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 78
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 20th August, 2020 wrote:

Tasmanian Conduct Record https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON31-1-45$init=CON31-1-45p191

Maureen Withey on 20th August, 2020 wrote:

Tasmanian Description Record: 
https://stors.tas.gov.au/CON23-1-3  page W 567 to 596

Convict Changes History

Jennifer Christine Bromfield on 20th August, 2020 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1779 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1864 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime

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