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Charles Burt

Charles Burt, one of 280 convicts transported on the Vimiera, 20 September 1865

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Charles Burt
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1827
Occupation: Carter
Date of Death: 1877
Age: 50 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 57 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Firing a haystack
Convicted at: Somersetshire, Wells Assizes
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Vimiera
Departure date: 20th September, 1865
Arrival date: 22nd December, 1865
Place of arrival Western Australia
Passenger manifest Travelled with 279 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 93, Class and Piece Number HO11/19, Page Number 120
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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Convict Changes History

Ann Marie Gould on 28th June, 2020 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1827 (prev. 0000), date of death: 1877 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation, crime

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