Spotlight: Reward for Walmsley and Webber

Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 – 1842), Thursday 7 October 1830, page 1


GOVERNMENT NOTICE

COLONIAL SECRETARY’S OFFICE, SYDNEY, SEPTEMBER 14, 1830.

FORTY POUNDS REWARD.

NOTICE is hereby given, that a Reward of TWENTY POUNDS will be paid to any Person or Persons who may apprehend and lodge in any of His Majesty’s Gaols, either JOHN WALMSLEY, or WILLIAM WEBBER, alias BALEY, who it appears were for some Months past the Companions of Donahoe in his Depredations ; and all Constables are hereby ordered and directed to use their utmost Endeavours for this Purpose.

JOHN WALMSLEY Minerva (5), 24, carter, Leeds, 5 feet 4¼, chesnut eyes, dark brown hair, brown complexion, little freckled.

WILLIAM WEBBER, alias BALEY, Minstrel (2), 25, ploughman, Somerset shire, 5 feet 2, blue eyes, brown hair,, fresh freckled complexion.

By Command of His Excellency the Governor,

ALEXANDER McLEAY.

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