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ID: 261 William Gatward 1789-1862
Gaz 4th Great Grandfather

Birth   

1789

Therfield, Hertfordshire

Death

11 March 1862

Therfield, Hertfordshire

Mother   

Elizabeth Hall 1764-1846 /ID:307

Father   

William Gatward 1761-1837 /ID:262

 

Siblings

Catherine Gatward (b.1787)/ID:2833

 

William Gatward 1789-1862 /ID:261

 

James Gatward (1792-1792)/ID:2834

 

Elizabeth Gatward (1794-1794)/ID:2835

 

James Gatward (b.1795)/ID:2836

 

John Gatward (b.1798)/ID:2837

 

Elizabeth Gatward (1801-1803)/ID:2838

 

Elizabeth Gatward (b.1804)/ID:2839

 

Thomas Gatward (b.1807)/ID:2840

Spouse  

Ann Anderson 1791-1858 /ID:42

 

Children 

Charlotte Gatward (b.1815)/ID:1900

 

William Gatward (b.1818) /ID:260

 

Levy Gatward (b.1821) /ID:249

 

Ann Gatward (b.1830) /ID:236

 

Edward Gatward (b.1832) /ID:238

 

Elias Gatward (b.1836) /ID:239

 

 

1789

29 November 1789 - Christening of William Gatward at Therfield, Hertfordshire.

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1812

24 Dec 1812 - Marriage of William Gatward and Ann Anderson at Therfield, Hertfordshire.
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1815

23 October 1815 - Christening of daughter, Charlotte Gatward, at Therfield, Hertfordshire.

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1818

25 December 1818 - Christening of son, William Gatward,  at Therfield, Hertfordshire.

 

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1821

2 September 1821 - Christening of son, Levy Gatward,  at Therfield, Hertfordshire.

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1829

8 November 1829  - Christening of daughter, Ann Gatward,  at Therfield, Hertfordshire.

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1832

15 July 1832  - Christening of son, Edward Gatward,  at Therfield, Hertfordshire.

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1835

29 November 1835  - Christening of son, Elias Gatward,  at Therfield, Hertfordshire.

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1836

 

Hertford Mercury and Reformer 02 August 1836 – William is charged with stealing a spade from Samuel Hale.

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Hertford Mercury and Reformer 25 October 1836 – Hertfordshire Quarter Sessions 17th October 1836

 

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17 October 1836- William Gatward is on the court registers for ‘Larceny before convicted of Felony’. He is sentenced to Transportation for 7 years.

 

 

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1836

 

 

 

 

Attested List of The Leviathan Convict Hulk, Portsmouth.
Quarter ending the 31st day of December 1836.

No on Ships Book:2793
Name: William Gatward
Age: 46
Offence: Stealing a spade
Convicted: Hertford 17 October 1836
Sentence: 7 Years
Surgeons Report: Pneumonia
Behaviour: Good
Remarks:

 

 

 

1837

 

 

 

 

Attested List of The Antelope Convict Hulk, Portsmouth.
Quarter ending the 30th day of June 1837.

No on Ships Book:2793
Name: William Gatward
Age: 46
Offence: Stealing a spade
Convicted: Hertford 17 October 1836
Sentence: 7 Years
Surgeons Report: Pneumonia
Behaviour: Good
Remarks: Transportation Before

 

 

 

1837

 

 

 

 

Attested List of The Leviathan Convict Hulk, Portsmouth.
Quarter ending the 30th day of September 1837.

No on Ships Book:2793
Name: William Gatward
Age: 46
Offence: Stealing a spade
Convicted: Hertford 17 October 1836
Sentence: 7 Years
Surgeons Report: Chronic Catarrh
Behaviour: Very Good
Remarks: Transportation Before

 

 

 

1838

 

 

 

 

Attested List of The Leviathan Convict Hulk, Portsmouth.
Quarter ending the 30th day of March 1838.

No on Ships Book:2793
Name: William Gatward
Age: 46
Offence: Stealing a spade
Convicted: Hertford 17 October 1836
Sentence: 7 Years
Surgeons Report: Chronic Catarrh
Behaviour: Good
Remarks:

 

 

 

1839

 

 

 

 

Attested List of The Leviathan Convict Hulk, Portsmouth.
Quarter ending the 31st day of March 1839.

No on Ships Book:2793
Name: William Gatward
Age: 46
Offence: Stealing a spade
Convicted: Hertford 17 October 1836
Sentence: 7 Years
Surgeons Report: Healthy
Behaviour: Very Good
Remarks: Transportation Before

 

 

 

1839

 

 

 

Attested List of The Leviathan Convict Hulk, Portsmouth.
Quarter ending the 30tht day of September 1839.

No on Ships Book:2793
Name: William Gatward
Age: 46
Offence: Stealing a spade
Convicted: Hertford 17 October 1836
Sentence: 7 Years
Surgeons Report: Healthy
Behaviour: Very Good
Remarks: Transportation Before

 

 

 

1840

 

 

No on Ships Book:2793
Name: William Gatward
Age: 46
Offence: Stealing a spade
Convicted: Hertford 17 October 1836
Sentence: 7 Years
Surgeons Report: Healthy
Behaviour: Good
Remarks: Transportation Before

 

 

 

1841

 

 

No on Ships Book:2793
Name: William Gatward
Age: 46
Offence: Stealing a spade
Convicted: Hertford 17 October 1836
Sentence: 7 Years
Surgeons Report: Healthy
Behaviour: Good
Remarks: Transportation Before

 

 

 

1841

 

 

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Attested List of The Leviathan Convict Hulk, Portsmouth.
Quarter ending the 30th day of June 1841.

No on Ships Book:2793
Name: William Gatward
Age: 49
Offence: Stealing a spade
Convicted: Hertford 17 October 1836
Sentence: 7 Years
Surgeons Report: Healthy
Behaviour: Good
Remarks: Transportation Before

 

 

 

1842

 

 

 

 

Attested List of The Leviathan Convict Hulk, Portsmouth.
Quarter ending the 30th day of September 1842.

No on Ships Book:2793
Name: William Gatward
Age: 46
Offence: Stealing a spade
Convicted: Hertford 17 October 1836
Sentence: 7 Years
Surgeons Report: Healthy
Behaviour: Good
Remarks:

 

 

 

 

William returned to his family in Therfield after serving his sentence.

 

1851

1851 Census for 'Therfield, Hertfordshire' 

Name                       

Relationship   

Condition  

Age    

Est YOB

Gender  

Birth County                     

Occupation                 

William Gatward      

Head              

Married     

67        

1784     

Male      

Therfield, Hertfordshire  

Farm Labourer           

Ann Gatward

Wife

Married

60

1791

Female

Therfield, Hertfordshire  

 

Edward Gatward

Son

Unmarried

17

1834

Male

Therfield, Hertfordshire  

Farm Labourer           

Elias Gatward

Son

 

15

1836

Male

Therfield, Hertfordshire  

At Home

 

 

1861

1861 Census for 'Therfield, Hertfordshire' 

Name                       

Relationship   

Condition  

Age    

Est YOB

Gender  

Birth County                     

Occupation                 

William Gatward     

Head               

Widower   

72       

1789      

Male       

Therfield, Hertfordshire  

Agricultural Labourer

Edward Gatward

Son

Unmarried

30

1831

Male

Therfield, Hertfordshire  

Agricultural Labourer

 

 

1862

11 March 1862 - Death of William Gatward at Therfield. He was buried on 17 March 1862.

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William’s probate is below and proved by nephew, Thomas Gatward, of Dane End, Therfield.

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