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William Waterford, one of 172 convicts transported on the Minerva, 26 July 1821
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||21st November, 1799
|Date of Death:
||17th November, 1876
life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 75 (39)
||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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Denis Pember on 11th August, 2015 wrote:
William married (1) Mary Ann Brown, April 15 1828, Richmond, Hawkesbury,New South Wales. They had one child. Mary Ann was the Daughter of David Brown (Convict, Pitt, 1792). Mary Ann died in 1829.
William subsequently married (2) Susannah Merrick, C1830. They also had one son. Susannah was the daughter of Edward Merrick (Convict, Surprize, 1790) and Mary Russell (Convict, Mary Ann, 1791)
Tony Beale on 10th May, 2020 wrote:
Received certificate of freedom May 1835
D Wong on 10th May, 2020 wrote:
Kentish Weekly Post or Canterbury Journal Kent, England
23 Mar 1821:
KENT LENT ASSIZES
William Waterford, charged with uttering forged notes, of the Andover old bank, at Dartford. Guilty— DEATH.
William was listed as 20 years old on arrival:
Description of his Indent (Ancestry) 5’6½” tall, florid complexion, brown hair, grey eyes.
1/5/1830: TOL in lieu of previous TOL, Hawkesbury.
Description on his TOL - was 5’8½” tall, fair complexion, sandy hair blue eyes.
Convict Changes History
Denis Pember on 11th August, 2015 made the following changes:
date of birth: 21st November, 1799 (prev. 0000), date of death: 17th November, 1876 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation
D Wong on 10th May, 2020 made the following changes: