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Details for the convict William Longhurst (1820)

Convict Name:William Longhurst
Trial Place:Surrey Assizes
Trial Date:23 March 1820
Sentence:7 years
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Arrival Details
Ship:Shipley (3)
Arrival Year:1820
 
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William was born about 1804 Morden Surrey and was convicted at Surrey Assizes on 23,March 1820 and sentenced to 7 years transportation, he arrived Van Diemans Land aboard Shipley on 26 September 1820
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 4 July 2014
William was convicted on 11 April 1827 of steal sheep and sentenced to death. Source;Colonial Times 13 Apr 1827 p4 & 22 Jun 1827 p3 & 29 Jun 1827 p3
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 5 July 2014
Source; Hobert Town Gazette 23 June 1827 page 4 & 14 April 1827 page 4
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 5 July 2014
William was hanged on 7 July 1827 Hobart Gaol Tasmania Source; Sydney Gazette NSW Advertiser 20 July 1827 page 2 and Colonial Times 5 Jan 1827 page 4
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 5 July 2014

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Sources

  • The National Archives (TNA) : HO 11/3, p.321

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