William DRING

Family name(s) DRING
Given name(s) William
Alternate name(s)
Sex Male
Occupation No trade recorded
Age when departed England 17
Trial date 7 October 1784
Trial place Kingston upon Hull, Yorkshire
Crimes Stealing brandy and clothing
Value of crimes Unknown
Original sentence Transportation
Transported for 7 years
Ship Alexander
Date left colony
Date of Death


Partner in the original crime was Joseph Robinson.On 11 May 1788 he received 36 lashes for being absent without leave, and spent time in irons for starting a fire on the wreck of Sirius in May 1790, and again in May 1791 for the theft of potatoes.