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Details for the convict William Chaplin (1828)

Convict Name:William Chaplin
Trial Place:Southampton Quarter Session
Trial Date:15 January 1828
Sentence:7 years
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Arrival Details
Ship:Eliza III (1)
Arrival Year:1828
 
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Biographies

William was born in Eversley, Hampshire to William Chaplin and Jane Boswell. William was described as being 5ft 8.5in, of sandy complexion, with brown hair and eyes, able to read, plough and reap, a protestant, single with no former convictions. On arrival in NSW in 1828 he was assigned to Elizabeth McArthur at Camden Park. William married convict Ellen Lewis in Heber Chapel, Cobbity in 1833 and received his conditional pardon in 1835. William died in 1838 at Braidwood. William and Ellen had three daughters, Lucy, Eleanor and Mary.
Submitted by Researcher (Trish Ivar) on 6 April 2015

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Research notes

William was born about 1793 Hampshire
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 10 June 2014
William was tried and convicted at Southampton Quarter Sessions on 15 January 1828 and sentenced to 7 years transportation
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 10 June 2014
William arrived Sydney aged about 35 aboard Eliza on 18 November 1828 with his Indent showing trade as "ploughs"
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 10 June 2014
William made application to marry Ellen Lewis (Burrell 1832) on 8 September 1833
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 10 June 2014
With the consent of the Governor William married Ellen Lewis (Burrell) on 19 September 1833?Church of England Narellan NSW
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 10 June 2014
William had Ticket of Leave 33/279 Camden and gained his Certificate of Freedom 35/0159 dated 18 March 1835
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 10 June 2014
William and Ellen had two known children; Lucy Ann 1838 & Eleanor Ann 1842
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 10 June 2014
William died 1878 at Braidwood NSW and was buried Braidwood General Cemetery
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 10 June 2014

Disclaimer: The information has not been verified by Claim a Convict. As this information is contributed, it is the responsibility of those who use the data to verify its accuracy.

Sources

  • The National Archives (TNA) : HO 11/6, p.425

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