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Andrew Waters, one of 300 convicts transported on the Susan, 06 October 1835
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||3rd January, 1870
life span was 58 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Central Criminal Court
6th October, 1835
7th February, 1836
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 301 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 173 (89)
||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 Waters on 1st February, 2015 wrote:
A biography “The Life of Andrew Silas Waters c1806 to 1870” was written by R.G.(Bob)Byfield in 1989. National Library of Australia ISBN 0 646084 11 9
Andrew Waters is certainly a pseudonym adopted to protect the family in England. Byfield’s opinion is that he was John Watkins christened on 3 January 1814, son of George Nowell and Mary Watkins. G N Watkins was a Minister of Religion.
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Convict Changes History
Denis Waters on 1st February, 2015 made the following changes:
date of death: 3rd January, 1870 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime