GEEVES William

Name William GEEVES
Country Of Origin England
Born 1820
Died unknown
Birth/Baptism Born 11 June 1820
Bapt. 10 December 1820, Clerkenwell, Middlesex, England
Parents Smith and Mary Geeves
Apprenticeship unknown
Skills Watchmaker
Work Locations No record found working in his trade in Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania)
Street Address
Marriage/Spouse Approx. 1848: Widowed
Trial 14 June 1847, Central Criminal Court, London
Sentence Ten years transportation for stealing one half-crown, two shillings, and six sixpences
Arrival 3 October 1850 on the convict ship, Nile (2)
Police Number 22702
Convict Assignment
Ticket of Leave By 1852, revoked 3 October 1854, reissued 28 August 1855.
Conditional Pardon
Other August 1856: Charged for trying to use a counterfeit banknote with the intent to defraud. Sentence: Three months hard labour and no longer allowed to reside in Hobart.

22 October 1874: Trial, Launceston Supreme Court, found guilty of assault and robbery. Sentence: One-month imprisonment, Launceston Gaol.

5 October 1880: Admitted to the Launceston Invalid Depot as a pauper or invalid.
24 December 1880 discharged from Launceston Invalid Depot at own request, able to work.

Death unknown
TAHO: CON33/1/97, CON14/1/41, AB693/1/1 Court 1874, POL709/1/17 1880.
Web: Ancestry: London, England Births & Baptisms 1820; Old Bailey Online, Reference No. t18470614-1487.
Tasmanian Daily News 21 August 1856, The Mercury (Hobart) 10 January 1866, Tasmania 31 October 1874.