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Details for the convict William Baxter (1819)

Convict Name:William Baxter
Trial Place:Worcester Assizes
Trial Date:18 July 1818
Sentence:Life
Notes:
 
Arrival Details
Ship:Baring (2)
Arrival Year:1819
 
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William was born about 1799 Greater Marlowe Worcestershire
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 16 June 2014
William was tried and convicted at Worcester Assizes on 18 July 1818 and sentenced to life transportation
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 16 June 2014
William arrived Sydney aged about 20 aboard Baring on 26 June 1819 with his Indent showing trade "sailor" & is notified as"runaway" Sydney Gazette NSW Advertiser 25 July 1822 p1 & 28 July 1822 p1
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 16 June 2014
William was.convicted on 21 October 1822 of "shoot with intent to murder and rob Robert Hawkins on 23 July 1822 and sentenced to death. Sydney Gazette NSW Advertiser 11 Oct 1822 p2
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 16 June 2014
William was hanged on 8 November 1822 in Sydney NSW. Source; Sydney Gazette NSW Advertiser b25 October 1822 p2
Submitted by Researcher (Brian & Toni ) on 16 June 2014

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Sources

  • The National Archives (TNA) : HO 11/3, p.134

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