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William White

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William White
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1825
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Highway robbery
Convicted at: Dublin City
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Cadet
Departure date: 9th April, 1844
Arrival date: 24th August, 1844
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 159 other convicts


Primary source: Tasmanian Archives - convicts http://search.archives.tas.gov.au/ImageViewer/image_viewer.htm?CON33-1-58,178,161,L,80
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Community Contributions

Carol Axton-Thompson on 16th December, 2012 wrote:

William White was convicted at Dublin on 04/01/1844 for Highway Robberty - steal 30/- from an officer of a Man of War. 7yr sentence. Transported to Van Diemens Land on the ‘Cadet’ 1844.

Carol Axton-Thompson on 18th December, 2012 wrote:

Gaol Report: well conducted. Prior conviction.
Ship Surgeon’s report: good

Single man; Native Place: Kinstown, Dublin. Labourer; 5’5 1/2”; 19yrs; fresh complexion; brown hair; blue eyes.

Van Diemens Land:
Station Gang: Impression Bay 15mths. Emerged from Gang 24/11/1845.
Several records of misconduct and punishments.
Assignments included: Norfolk Plains, Carrick, East Tamar, Launceston, Impression Bay, Cascade Rd.

Ticket of Leave 23/11/1847
Free Certificate 06/01/1857

07/09/1863, Ulverstone: Idle & disorderly. 3mths hard labour.

Convict Changes History

Carol Axton-Thompson on 16th December, 2012 made the following changes:

convicted at, term 7 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 1825, date of death 0000, gender, occupation, crime

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