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Thomas Williams, one of 106 convicts transported on the Active, Albermarle, Atlantic, Barrington, Britannia, Mary Ann, Matilda, Salamander and William and Mary, January 1791
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||18th September, 1791
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1 p130, SA NSW convict indent Britannia 1791 1150_SZ115_0220
||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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Glen on 7th October, 2018 wrote:
Tried at Shrewsbury in the County of Shropshire 24 July 1790. Sentenced to 7yrs transportation
Embarked to NSW on Britannia 27 Mar 1791 with the 3rd fleet. Note he was one of two Thomas Williams’ on Britannia.
Thomas Williams of Shropshire (Salop) died aboard ship, 18th Sep 1791, a month prior to arrival in NSW
Convict Changes History
Glen on 7th October, 2018 made the following changes:
convicted at, source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1 p130, SA NSW convict indent Britannia 1791 1150_SZ115_0220 (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1,