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William Welsh, one of 172 convicts transported on the Florentia, 14 August 1827
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||Fustian cutter & shoemaker
|Date of Death:
life span was 56 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 265 (134)
||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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Anonymous on 19th May, 2012 wrote:
William Welsh was 17 years old when transported. He was described as: Protestant, single, reads and writes, no previous convictions, 4’4" tall, ruddy complexion, native place; Salford, brown hair, dark brown eyes, WW on right arm. Ring on second finger of right hand.
Convict Changes History
Anonymous on 19th May, 2012 made the following changes:
date of birth 1810-00-00, gender m