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Margaret Williams

Margaret Williams, one of 80 convicts transported on the Harmony, 12 May 1827

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Margaret Williams
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1804
Occupation: -
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 58 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Salop Assises
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Harmony
Departure date: 12th May, 1827
Arrival date: 27th September, 1827
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 79 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 178
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

Tony Beale on 4th October, 2020 wrote:

John McClure in the New South Wales, Australia, Convict Applications for the Publication of Banns, 1828
Name: John McClare
Gender: Male
Birth Year: 1800
Age: 28
Arrival year: 1821
Arriving Vessel: Lord Sidmouth 2
Spouse Name: Margaret Williams
Spouse Gender: Female
Spouse Age: 24
Spouse Arrival Year: 1827
Spouse Vessel: Harmony
Marriage Year: Abt 1828
Application Date: 4 Mar 1828
Application Place: The Scots Church, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Notes John was free employed as a sailmaker by Rassey and Mitchell. Character good. Has a good ??? and is perfectlly able to maintain a family. Is a native of Belfast and a presbyterian

She was employed by Me E A Noble Cockle Bay. Her master has given conscent to her marriage and certifies formally to her character

Convict Changes History

Tony Beale on 4th October, 2020 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1804 (prev. 0000), gender: f

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