William BOGGIS

Family name(s) BOGGIS
Given name(s) William
Alternate name(s)
Sex Male
Occupation Fisherman
Age when departed England 20
Trial date 3 February 1783
Trial place Kingston upon Thames, Surrey
Crimes Stealing a sheet
Value of crimes 3 shillings
Original sentence Transportation
Transported for 7 years
Ship Scarborough
Date left colony
Date of Death


Partner in original crime was William Hubbard. On 2 August 1788 received 50 lashes for “gambling for a knife”, sentenced to 100 lashes in September 1788 for attempting to rape Lydia Munro, and in July 1789 received 200 lashes for stealing a shirt from a hut. In 1789 was sentenced to wear a label with the word THIEF upon it.