Family name(s) DOUGLAS
Given name(s) William
Alternate name(s)
Sex Male
Occupation No trade recorded
Age when departed England 24
Trial date 9 July 1785
Trial place Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Crimes Stealing a silver watch
Value of crimes Unknown
Original sentence Transportation
Transported for 7 years
Ship Alexander
Date left colony
Date of Death 27 November 1838


The watch was stolen from the victim’s pocket.On 18 December he was ordered to work in a gang, following an assault on two seamen from Supply .