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Henry Bennett, one of 200 convicts transported on the Prince Regent, 17 August 1829
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 61 years*
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Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 154.
Tasmanian Archives - Convicts
||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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Carol Axton-Thompson on 17th October, 2012 wrote:
Henry Bennett was convicted at Chester 09/04/1829 of housebreaking and stealing ham and bacon. 14 yr Transportation sentence. Departed on the ‘Prince Regent’ 1830 for Van Diemens Land.
Single man. Hulk Report: Good. Gaol Report: bad connections.
Convict no. 4416.
18/11/1830: Out after hours - reprimanded.
09/12/1834: Abusing and violent assault on J. Hurst of Broadmarsh - 6mths imprisonment and hard labour at Spring Hill. Recommended not to be returned to Master (Thrupp).
Conditional Pardon 2631 09/09/1840.
Free Certificate W 453 1843.
Convict Changes History
Carol Axton-Thompson on 17th October, 2012 made the following changes:
source, gender, crime