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William Burnett, one of 220 convicts transported on the Commodore Hayes, April 1823
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
||Frs labourer & ploughman
|Date of Death:
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Surrey Quarter Session
16th August, 1823
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 218 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 31 (17)
||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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Maureen Withey on 5th August, 2019 wrote:
Hobart Town Gazette, 15 Sept 1827
List of Runaways
646. Burrett, Wm. 5 ft. 9, brown hair, brown eyes, aged 27, farmer’s labourer and ploughman, tried at Surrey, 1823, 14 years, per Commodore Hayes, born at Herm near Wootton, scar on chin, scar corner right eye, ditto right side of head, with hair, absconded from the service of Mr. Reid, in May last. Same reward. (£2)
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 5th August, 2019 made the following changes:
gender: m, occupation