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William Watson, one of 190 convicts transported on the Phoenix, 04 March 1828
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 54 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Middlesex Gaol Delivery
4th March, 1828
14th July, 1828
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 190 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 322
||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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Maureen Withey on 24th August, 2021 wrote:
Medical and surgical journal of HM transport Phoenix for 29 January to 30 July 1828 by William Bell Carlyle, Surgeon, Royal Navy, during which time the said ship was employed in carrying convicts to New South Wales.
Folios 10-11: William Watson, aged 20, convict; case number 6; disease or hurt, dyspepsia. Put on sick list, 11 April 1828 at sea. Discharged 1 June 1828 cured.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 24th August, 2021 made the following changes: