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Rupert Byatt

Rupert Byatt, one of 270 convicts transported on the Eden, 08 July 1840

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Rupert Byatt
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1820
Occupation: Ag lab
Date of Death: 7th February, 1879
Age: 59 years

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: Highway robbery
Convicted at: Stafford Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Eden
Departure date: 8th July, 1840
Arrival date: 18th November, 1840
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 270 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 91, Class and Piece Number HO11/12, Page Number 205 (104)
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

Gail Brown on 26th February, 2013 wrote:

Rupert married Catherine Dunn from Ireland and had three children. Catherine died when the children were yound. He managed to become a successful farmer in The upper Murray of Victoria

Darlene Simms on 31st August, 2013 wrote:

Birth 7 May 1819 in Abbotts Bromley Staffordshire, England
Death 7 Feb 1879 in Albury Hospital, Albury, New South Wales, Australia
MARRIED
Catherine NO NAME DUNN ( CONVICT ) *
1812 – 1858
Sarah 2 BYATT *
1850 – 1879
Mary Ann Catherine BYATT *
1851 – 1896
William John BYATT *
1854 – 1944
THEN MARRIED
Marriage to Charlotte GOLDING *
1872
18 Mar
Age: 52
Tumbarumba, New South Wales, Australia
Name: Charlotte Golding Spouse Name: Walter Derrell Marriage Date: 1868 Marriage Place: New South Wales Registration Place: Wollongong, New South Wales Registration Year: Registration number: 3666

Charlotte GOLDING *
1847 – 1913
Harriet BYATT *
1872 – 1958
Rupert Joseph BYATT *
1874 – 1948
Charlotte Amelia BYATT *
1878 – 1978
Walter BYATT *
1880 – 1950
Marriage to Catherine NO NAME DUNN ( CONVICT ) *
1847
6 Dec
Age: 28
St Lawrence Church, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Name: Rupert Byatt Spouse Name: Catharine Dunn WIDOW, Marriage Date: 1847 Marriage Place: New South Wales Registration Place: Sydney, New South Wales Registration Year: 1847 Volume Number: V C

Burial
1887
Millers Hill, Cemetery, ,Millers Hill, Corryong, Victoria, Australia
Name: Rupert Byatt Death Age: 56 Birth Date: abt 1831 Death Date: 1887 Burial Date: 7 Feb 1887 Cemetery: Millers Hill Pioneer Cemetery Location: Millers Hill, Victoria Remarks: additional information available from AIGS

MORE INFORMATION
1887
Gravel’s Plain Cemetary.
When Rupert died, he was buried in the Pioneers’ Cemetery at Miller’s Hill, Corryong, Victoria. This was probably known at the time as Gravel’s Plain Cemetary.
Jane Gasper and Margaret Amelia were born before Catherine and Rupert Married.Sarah was their first born and in 1851 Mary Anne Catherine was and then William John was born in 1854.Catherine died at Wallerwang in 1857
Parents

William BYATT Snr *
1875 – 1845

Sarah 1 HODGSON *
1796 – 1865

Marriage to William BYATT Snr *
1814
3 Jan
Age: 18
Blithfield, Staffordshire, En

William BYATT Snr *
1875 – 1845
Hannah BYATT *
1814 – 1888
Charles BYATT
1816 – 1885
William BYATT Jnr *
1818 – 1885

Rupert BYATT (CONVICT & HIGHWAYMAN) *
1819 – 1879
Elizabeth BYATT *
1822 – 1853
Harriott BYATT *
1824 – 1853
John Hodgson BYATT *
1827 – 1885
Mary BYATT
1832 – 1880
Caroline BYATT *
1835 – 1853
Sarah BYATT *
1842 –

Convict Changes History

Gail Brown on 26th February, 2013 made the following changes:

date of birth 1820, gender, occupation, crime

D Wong on 26th November, 2013 made the following changes:

date of death 7th February, 1879

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