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Abraham Williams, one of 198 convicts transported on the Camden, 21 March 1831
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Essex (Colchester Boro) Quarter Session
21st March, 1831
25th July, 1831
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 197 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 59 (32)
||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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katherine O'neill on 9th April, 2020 wrote:
trail Essex ass.in 1831.he obtained his ticket of leave passport in 1843,to travel to the Sydney markets,for 12 months.
he obtained his ticket of leave in 1843,and his Certificate of freedom on the 15th of April 1845.
He married Harriet Harris,in 1839,also a convict
D Wong on 9th April, 2020 wrote:
Abraham Williams was listed as 18 years old on arrival.
Native Place: Colchester.
Occupation: Gardener’s labourer 3 years.
Transported for ‘Stealing mutton’.
Abraham was literate, protestant, single, 5’0¼” tall, sallow, freckled pockpitted complexion, light brown hair, grey eyes, anchor inside left arm, scar of cut on left thumb.
Children with Harriet:
1840–1840: Eliza Williams
1842–1931: Abraham Williams
1844–1932: William Williams
1847–1886: Samuel Williams
1849-????: Charles Williams
1852-????: Sarah Ann Williams
1854–1927: John Williams
1857–1860: Arthur Williams
1859–1944: Sydney James Williams
1869: Harried died at Liverpool, Sydney.
1886: Abraham died at Liverpool, Sydney.
Convict Changes History
katherine O'neill on 9th April, 2020 made the following changes:
date of death: 1886 (prev. 0000), gender: m
D Wong on 9th April, 2020 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1813 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime