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Henry Barrett

Henry Barrett, one of 250 convicts transported on the Ratcliffe, 25 July 1848

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Henry Barrett
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1824
Occupation: Shoemaker
Date of Death: 5th February, 1850
Age: 26 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 61 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Gloucester, Gloucester Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Ratcliffe
Departure date: 25th July, 1848
Arrival date: 12th November, 1848
Place of arrival Van Diemen's Land
Passenger manifest Travelled with 249 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 317 (160). Linc, Conduct Record (CON33/1/91) and Description List (CON18/1/50)
Source description: This record is one of the entries in the British convict transportation registers 1787-1867 database compiled by State Library of Queensland from British Home Office (HO) records which are available on microfilm as part of the Australian Joint Copying Project.

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Community Contributions

Iris Dunne on 16th May, 2018 wrote:

Convicted: 30 June 1846 to 7 years

Conduct Record: Trade: Shoemaker, Age: 24, Transported for Stealing Carpets, Gaol Report: 2nd Conviction, Hulk Report: Good, Single, Died in Hospital Rofs 5 February 1850, See Coroners Let. 11 February 1850
http://search.archives.tas.gov.au/ImageViewer/image_viewer.htm?CON33-1-91,258,15,F,60

Coroners Report:
https://stors.tas.gov.au/SC195-1-26-2239

Description List:
http://search.archives.tas.gov.au/ImageViewer/image_viewer.htm?CON18-1-50,205,7,F,42

Convict Changes History

belinda graham on 9th May, 2018 made the following changes:

occupation

Iris Dunne on 9th May, 2018 made the following changes:

gender: m

Iris Dunne on 16th May, 2018 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and Piece Number HO11/15, Page Number 317 (160). Linc, Conduct Record (CON33/1/91) and Description List (CON18/1/50) (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 92, Class and P

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