Country Of Origin England
Born 1813
Died unknown
Birth/Baptism Born 16 May 1813, Shoreditch, London, England
Bapt. 8 June 1813, St Leonards, Shoreditch, London, England
Parents Possibly: Charles (watchmaker) and Mary Williams
Skills Watchmaker, Watch Spring Maker
Work Locations No record found working in his trade in Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania)
Trial 15 December 1834, Central Criminal Court, London
Sentence Seven years transportation for stealing one pound of butter and four shillings, despite good character references given by watch spring makers Edward James Ansell and John Hartshorn.
Arrival 1 August 1835 on the convict ship, Mangles
Police Number 1920
Convict Assignment
Ticket of Leave 10 July 1839
Conditional Pardon
Other Other skills recorded: labourer

Approx. 1838-1839: Convict constable, Hobart.

November 1841: Certificate of Freedom

27 September 1848: Oatlands Supreme Court, not guilty of stealing four shirts.

Death unknown
TAHO: CON31/1/47, CON18/1/16, SC32/1/6 1848.
Web: Ancestry: London, England, Church of England Births & Baptisms 1813; Old Bailey Online, Reference t18341205-293, 5 December 1844; Founders & Survivors convict database.
Hobart Town Courier 19 October 1838; Cornwall Chronicle 20 July 1839.