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William Wyre, one of 260 convicts transported on the Henry Porcher, 29 August 1834
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 57 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 430
||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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D Wong on 28th January, 2017 wrote:
10/4/1834 Worcester Journal Worcestershire, England:
WORCESTERSHIRE EASIER SESSIONS
William Wyre, 18, convicted of stealing five geese, the property of R. A. Eaton, of Hales Owen.
Permission to marry: WYRE, William - (Henry Porcher), Age: 23; Sentence: 7 years; Condition: Bond to HURLEY, Ann (James Pattison) Age: 22; Condition: Free.
1836: Married Ann Hurley (James Pattison) [[I think Ann Hurley was not a convict - the James Pattison 1830 and 1837 only carried male convicts - she may have been a free settler??]] at St Phillips, Sydney. NSW BDM lists him as William Wyer.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 28th January, 2017 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1815 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime