Personal Details

Name: COVERLEY, William
Convict Number(s): 1880
Year of Birth: 1826
Date of Death: 23/10/1886
Place of Death: Bunbury, WA.
Cause of Death:

Arrival Details

Ship Arrived on: Pyrenees
Ship Arrival Year: 1853

Tickets and Pardons

Ticket of Leave

Date: 01/05/1853

Conditional Pardon

Date: 13/01/1855

Certificate of Freedom


British Details

Relationship Status: Single
Number of Children:
Occupation: Labourer
Literacy: Illiterate
Place of Conviction: Stamford, England.
Details of Crime: Larceny. Noted Previous Conviction. Sentenced to 7 years Transportation.

Western Australia Work Details

Western Australia Work Locations: Australind, Nelson, Vasse.
Employment Types: Labourer, Shepherd, Cattle Minder, Farmer.

Western Australian Re-Convictions


Details of Crime


Additional Information

Mentioned in Marshall Waller CLIFTON Journals. Married Letitia Selby ANDREWS at Fairhaven , Vasse, WA on 18/08/1855. Small Farmer with Nelson Freehold of 40 acres in 1866. Had applied for additional Leasehold land in 1862. Employed 19 Ticket of Leave men from 1863- 1874. ( Refer WABI Cards ). Refer Inquirer Newspapers of 28 July 1875, 26 May 1880, 6 June 1880 & 29 September 1880 together with Police Gazettes of June, August & October 1880.