Bryant, William

Convict who was tried at Launceston, Cornwall on 20 March 1784 for fraud (impersonation) and sentenced to death which was then commuted to seven years' transportation to New South Wales. He later escaped the colony with his wife, Mary, two children and seven other convicts.

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Born
Lelant, Cornwall, England
1757
Arrived Sydney
26 Jan 1788
Departed Sydney
28 Mar 1791
Died
Batavia, Java
22 Dec 1791
Occupation
Position
1787 - 1788
Relationship
Spouse
1788 - 1791