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William Webb

William Webb, one of 164 convicts transported on the Morley, July 1818

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Webb
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1791
Occupation: Butcher
Date of Death: 1832
Age: 41 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 56 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Middlesex Session of Peace
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Morley
Departure date: July, 1818
Arrival date: 7th November, 1818
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 164 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 64
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 19th April, 2021 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents. Morley - 1818
Name; William Webb
Age; 27
Native Place; London
Trade or calling; Butcher
Trial where & Date; Middlesex Session of Peace - 8 May 1818.
Sentence; 7 years
Height; 5 ft. 4 in
Eyes; Hazel
Hair; Brown
Completion; Sallow and Pock pitted
Remarks; 4221. 426

Penny-Lyn Beale on 19th April, 2021 wrote:

1825 - 1 Sep. Certificate of Freedom. 2/4221. Age; 34 [1791] Trade; Labourer & Butcher; Hair; Dark Brown to grey.

Sydney, Australia, Anglican Parish Registers, Liverpool St Luke
No; 326
Name; William Webb
Abode; Liverpool Hospital
When Buried; 1832,
Age; 46
Ships Name;  Morley
Quality or profession;———-
By whom the Ceremony was performed; Robert Cartwright

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 19th April, 2021 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1791 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation

Penny-Lyn Beale on 19th April, 2021 made the following changes:

date of death: 1832 (prev. 0000)

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