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John Bennett

John Bennett, one of 376 convicts transported on the Fairlie, 14 October 1833

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: John Bennett
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: -
Occupation: Carpenter
Date of Death: -
Age: -

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 Life

Crime: House breaking
Convicted at: Surrey Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Fairlie
Departure date: 14th October, 1833
Arrival date: 15th February, 1834
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 375 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 342 (123)
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

deborah lipari on 30th March, 2015 wrote:

married mary kent,a widow with 4 children, & went on to have 3 sons. pardoned 1849.permission to marry 1848. darlinghurst gaol description 5 ft 6 & one quarter inches. ruddy complexion brown hair hazel eyes,missing top left canine tooth. many scars left & right hands, shin. could read & write, protestant.

deborah lipari on 30th March, 2015 wrote:

trial 1 August 1833, Surrey ass. no prior sentences.

Convict Changes History

deborah lipari on 30th March, 2015 made the following changes:

gender: m, occupation, crime

deborah lipari on 30th March, 2015 made the following changes:

gender: m, occupation, crime

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