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Sarah Williams, one of 130 convicts transported on the William Bryan, 13 June 1833
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||16th June, 1833
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 144. Tasmanian Archives - convicts.
||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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Nell Murphy on 16th June, 2016 wrote:
n.b. there are two Sarah Williams on this voyage of the ‘William Bryan’.
Sarah Williams was convicted at Warwick on 30 March 1833 for stealing from the person. 14yr sentence. Transported on the ‘William Bryan’ 1833 for Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) but died on the voyage. (ref. Conduct Record, Tasmanian Archives)
Nell Murphy on 18th October, 2018 wrote:
Ship Surgeon Thomas Robertson’s Diary:
Sarah WILLIAMS (Identifier 1) admitted to hospital, on board, on 15 June with cholera, but died in the afternoon of 16 June 1833, prior to the ship actually sailing.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 16th June, 2016 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 144. Tasmanian Archives - convicts. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 144), gender
Nell Murphy on 18th October, 2018 made the following changes:
date of death: 16th June, 1833 (prev. 0000)
Maureen Withey on 14th April, 2020 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1813 (prev. 0000)