Personal Details

Name: WATKINS, William
Convict Number(s): 5666
Year of Birth: 1839
Date of Death: 25/10/1883
Place of Death: Perth, WA.
Cause of Death: Hanged for Murder.

Arrival Details

Ship Arrived on: Palmerston
Ship Arrival Year: 1861

Tickets and Pardons

Ticket of Leave

Date: 13/05/1863

Conditional Pardon


Certificate of Freedom

Date: 03/06/1882
Location: Fremantle, WA.

British Details

Relationship Status: Single
Number of Children:
Occupation: Sweep
Literacy: Semi-Literate
Religion: Protestant
Place of Conviction: Worcester, England.
Details of Crime: House Breaking. Noted Previous Conviction. Sentenced to 10 years Transportation.

Western Australia Work Details

Western Australia Work Locations: Bunbury,Capel, Fremantle, Perth, Wellington.
Employment Types: Shoe Maker, Labourer.

Western Australian Re-Convictions


Details of Crime


Additional Information

Employed by T. DELANEY of Bunbury/Wellington from 16/08/1871 as a Labourer. ( Refer WABI Cards ). Employed by Thomas WILLIAMS of Capel/Wellington from 28/08/1871 as a Labourer. ( Refer WABI Cards ).