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Isaac Colnett

Isaac Colnett, one of 298 convicts transported on the Hilsborough [Hillsborough], October 1798

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Isaac Colnett
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

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

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 60 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Grand larceny
Convicted at: London Gaol Delivery
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Hilsborough
Departure date: October, 1798
Arrival date: 26th July, 1799
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 298 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/1, Page Number 248
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

Graham Colenutt on 8th September, 2017 wrote:

Isaac Colnett, along with William Gray, were found guilty of stealing a watch from a Richard Harris on June 18th. Harris was a visitor to London and whilst drinking with them, they stole the watch and pawned it. Colnett was sentenced at The Old Bailey 6th July 1763.

Convict Changes History

Graham Colenutt on 8th September, 2017 made the following changes:

gender: m, occupation, crime

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