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Ambrose Duckett

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Ambrose Duckett
Aliases: Ducke, Duckate
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1786
Occupation: Ploughman and shepherd
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 59 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Cow stealing
Convicted at: Ireland, Cork
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Boyne
Departure date: 29th June, 1826
Arrival date: 28th October, 1826
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 54 other convicts


Primary source: http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/convicts.htm
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Community Contributions

D Wong on 31st March, 2016 wrote:

Ambrose was said to be 40 years old on arrival – also said to be married with 1 child, but later said to have 5 children.

1826 Indent: Aged 40, Herdsman from Kerry, married with 5 children.
Assigned to Francis Allman at Newcastle on arrival – Scar near right nostril – and old boil.

1828 Census: At Wallis Plains – aged 50??, Labourer, Assigned to Captain Meman.

18/6/1831: TOL Maitland.

25/8/1831: Listed as Ducke – The family of Ducke (?ambrose Duckett) residing at Capanachush, Templnow, recommended to be provided with free passage to Australia for the purpose of joining their relative.

26/6/1833: COF

30/5/1835: Free. Labourer from Co. Kerry. Admitted to Newcastle gaol from Maitland under sentence of 1 month imprisonment or a fine of 42 shillings. Set at large 18 June.

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 31st March, 2016 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: http://members.pcug.org.au/~ppmay/convicts.htm (prev. ), firstname: Ambrose, surname: Duckett, alias1: Ducke, alias2: Duckate, alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1786, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation

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