Family name(s) GUNTHER, GUNTER
Given name(s) William
Alternate name(s)
Sex Male
Occupation No trade recorded
Age when departed England 23
Trial date 4 August 1783
Trial place Bristol, Gloucestershire
Crimes Not recorded
Value of crimes Unknown
Original sentence Transportation
Transported for 7 years
Ship Alexander
Date left colony
Date of Death


Ordered 100 lashes for neglect of duty on 23 August 1791, although his time had expired. He could not bear more than 59. On 17 October 1791 he received 50 lashes for escaping into the surrounding bush for a week.