Posted By:Susan Winch
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Subject:WILLIAM REES, Convict transported 1838
Post Date:July 05, 2011 at 06:21:08
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I am a Welsh descendant of a convict, and I am trying to trace any Australian descendants of him.

Name: WILLIAM REES
Born: 1804, Bettws Newydd/Clytha, Monmouthshire,Wales.
Trade: Mason
Convicted: 1 January 1838, stealing 2 sheep, Usk Assizes, Monmouthshire.
Sentence: 10 years transportation
Hulk: Ganymede, Chatham & Woolwich.
Ship: Coromandel II
Arrival: Hobart, October 1838.

Please get in touch if you think you may be related to him too.

Susan Winch
suelwinch[at]btinternet[dot]com