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David Wyllie

David Wyllie, one of 200 convicts transported on the Parmelia, 23 July 1832

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: David Wyllie
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1804
Occupation: Shoemaker
Date of Death: 21st January, 1845
Age: 41 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 14 years

Crime: Breaking and entering and stealing
Convicted at: Aberdeen Court of Justiciary
Sentence term: 14 years
Ship: Parmelia
Departure date: 23rd July, 1832
Arrival date: 16th November, 1832
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 199 other convicts

References

Primary source: UK Prison Hulk Registers HO9/4. State Archives NSW (Indents NRS 12188; Item 4/4017; Microfiche 684)&(TOL butts NRS 12202, Item 4/4128)&(Convict Death Register: Series 12213, SR Reel 690). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 381 (191)
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

Allan Mitchell on 11th February, 2021 wrote:

son of George Wyllie and Ann Dick of Arbuthnott, Kincardineshire, Scotland

Iris Dunne on 12th February, 2021 wrote:

Previous date of birth 1837 cannot be correct, possible death??

Iris Dunne on 12th February, 2021 wrote:

Prison Hulk ship Justitia moored at Woolwich, Received 14 May 1832, aged 27, Year of Birth about 1805, Offence House Breaking, transferred 3 July 1832

Bound Indentures: aged 28, Birth Year about 1804, can read & write, Protestant, Single, Trade Shoemaker (5 yrs) tolerable, conviction 23 April 1832 for stealing Money, Died at Port Macquarie Hospital 21 Jan. 1845

Gaol Description Book: Newcastle, Trade Laborer, Admitted 17 May 1844 in Maitland, H.P. Barracks, Forwarded to Sydney 22 May 1844

Ticket of Leave No. 39/651 dated 8 April 1839 in District of Patrick Plains, Cancelled for absconding from his hired service dated 31 May 1844 on lieu from Singleton Reg. No. 44/5499

Iris Dunne on 12th February, 2021 wrote:

Convict Death Register: ship Parmelia, death 21 Jan. 1845 in Hospital, Remarks: Invalid

Death Index: V18451038 30B, Port Macquarie, NSW

Convict Changes History

Allan Mitchell on 11th February, 2021 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1837 (prev. 0000), crime

Iris Dunne on 12th February, 2021 made the following changes:

gender: m

Iris Dunne on 12th February, 2021 made the following changes:

date of birth: 0000 (prev. 1837)

Iris Dunne on 12th February, 2021 made the following changes:

source: UK Prison Hulk Registers HO9/4. State Archives NSW (Indents NRS 12188; Item 4/4017; Microfiche 684)&(TOL butts NRS 12202, Item 4/4128). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 381 (191) (prev

Iris Dunne on 12th February, 2021 made the following changes:

source: UK Prison Hulk Registers HO9/4. State Archives NSW (Indents NRS 12188; Item 4/4017; Microfiche 684)&(TOL butts NRS 12202, Item 4/4128)&(Convict Death Register: Series 12213, SR Reel 690). Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class

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