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D Wong on 11th October, 2013 wrote:
John Brett was 33 years old, his occupation was a Thresher/Reaper and his native place was Tirawley, Ireland.
1825: Government employ, Emu Plains.
1825: On lists of convicts employed by Archibald Bell.
22/1/1825: William Price of Richmond wished to have Brett assigned to him.
1/3/1825: Re request of his assignment to William Price.
Was then assigned to John Henry Stead and George Stevens in around Queanbeyan in 1845.
11/12/1829: Permission to marry Jane Williams 18 and born in the Colony, John was 40. They married in 1829 at St Matthew’s, Windsor. Found no issue.
1843: TOL Queanbeyan
1845: TOL Queanbeyan.
3/4/1852: TOL Cancelled for being absent from his district of Queanbeyan.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 11th October, 2013 made the following changes:
convicted at, term 99 years, voyage, source, firstname, surname, alias1, alias2, alias3, alias4, date of birth 1789, date of death 0000, gender, occupation, crime
D Wong on 6th November, 2016 made the following changes:
firstname: John (prev. Brett), surname: Brett (prev. John)