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White, William (1800–1853)

William White, a brass caster, was sentenced to life transportation for street robbery. He had three previous convictions. He arrived in Sydney on the Albion in 1828 and was assigned to Stephen Tuckerman at Portland Head. He was granted a ticket of leave in 1838. He married Sarah Stubbs in 1842.

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'White, William (1800–1853)', People Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, https://peopleaustralia.anu.edu.au/biography/white-william-17717/text29316, accessed 19 January 2021.

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Life Summary [details]

Birth

1800
Birmingham, Warwickshire, England

Death

1853
Wilberforce, New South Wales, Australia

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Crime: theft
Sentence: life