Family name(s) SALTMARSH
Given name(s) William
Alternate name(s)
Sex Male
Occupation Labourer
Age when departed England 17
Trial date 29 March 1785
Trial place Kingston upon Thames, Surrey
Crimes Robbery
Value of crimes 12 shillings
Original sentence Transportation
Transported for 7 years
Ship Alexander
Date left colony
Date of Death


On 11 August 1788 sentenced to receive 50 lashes for stealing spirits after being found drunk, 50 lashes on 13 October 1789 for stealing the oars from Lt Clark’s boat, and 100 lashes in April 1792 for theft. Described as“just another scoundrel” by Lt Phillip King.