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Harry Bennett

Harry Bennett, one of 230 convicts transported on the England, 06 June 1835

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Harry Bennett
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1814
Occupation: -
Date of Death: 8th March, 1876
Age: 62 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: Sussex Quarter Session
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: England
Departure date: 6th June, 1835
Arrival date: 28th September, 1835
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 230 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 76 NSW BDM Death registration 7686/1876 and Death notice in Australian Town and Country Journal (NSW: 1870-1907) Saturday 1 April 1876 page 34.
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

Elizabeth Pearsall on 16th February, 2017 wrote:

Henry Tapus (known as Harry) Bennett was born in 1814 in Arundel West Sussex. After transportation to NSW Henry was assigned to George Hawke, at Bathurst. Once Henry had served his time he bought land at Molong, where he established a nursery, an orchard and kept bees.

Convict Changes History

Elizabeth Pearsall on 16th February, 2017 made the following changes:

source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 76 NSW BDM Death registration 7686/1876 and Death notice in Australian Town and Country Journal (NSW: 1870-1907) Saturday 1 April 1876 page 34. (prev.

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