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Richard Durrant, one of 300 convicts transported on the General Hewett, August 1813
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 51 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 87, Class and Piece Number HO11/2, Page Number 122
||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 2nd May, 2021 wrote:
At Northampton assizes, on the 3rd instant, ... Richard Durant and Jesse Russell, for sheep stealing, ... were also capitally convicted and condemned but afterwards reprieved; ...
Leicester Chronicle, 20 March 1831.
Hulk Reports HO-9-8_2 page 17
Received six prisoners from Northampton, 12 May 1813,
Richard Durrant, age 36, C.R. Northampton 1 March 1813. Life, General Hewitt.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 2nd May, 2021 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1777 (prev. 0000), gender: m, crime