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Charlotte Williams

Charlotte Williams, one of 60 convicts transported on the Persian, 10 April 1827

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Charlotte Williams
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1811
Occupation: House duties
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Surrey Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Persian
Departure date: 10th April, 1827
Arrival date: 5th August, 1827
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 59 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 146
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

Rhys Williams on 11th November, 2013 wrote:

Was noted as being ” On the town”

Maureen Withey on 2nd January, 2020 wrote:

ADM 101/58/7 1827
Medical and surgical journal of the Persian convict ship for 11 April to 10 August 1827 by James Patten MD, Surgeon and Superintendent, during which time the said ship was employed in transporting female convicts from England to Van Diemen’s Land.
ADM 101/58/7/1
Folio 7: Charlotte Williams, aged 19, Convict; disease or hurt, sea sickness and papulae indicating secondary syphilis. Put on sick list, 30 April 1827, at sea. Discharged cured, 17 May 1827.

Convict Changes History

Rhys Williams on 11th November, 2013 made the following changes:

date of birth 1811, gender, occupation, crime

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