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life span was 53 years*
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Sentenced to 7 years
8th April, 1816
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 225 other convicts
||Colonial Secretary Index. Irish Convict Database, by Peter Mayberry.
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Maureen Withey on 11th April, 2021 wrote:
Irish Convict Database, by Peter Mayberry.
James Hackett, age on arrival, 22, Guildford (2) 1816, Tried Leitrim Co., 1814, 7 years. DOB 1794, native of Kings Co., Labourer.
Colonial Secretary Index.
HACKETT, James. Per “Guildford”, 1816.
1816 Apr 15
On list of convicts disembarked from the “Guildford” and forwarded to Parramatta for distribution (Reel 6004; 4/3494 p.464)
Petition for mitigation of sentence (Fiche 3177; 4/1851 p.142)
1818 Jun 1,2
Re permission to marry at Parramatta (Reel 6006; 4/3498 p.269)
1823 Sep 12
Affidavit re loss of his certificate of freedom (Reel 6026; 4/1713 p.1373)
Maureen Withey on 13th April, 2021 wrote:
THE undermentioned Persons have obtained Certificates, Conditional Pardons, or Tickets of Leave, during the last Week :
Guildford (2) ... James Hackett, duplicate;
Sydney Gazette, 18 Sept 1823.
Convict Changes History
Maureen Withey on 11th April, 2021 made the following changes:
convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Colonial Secretary Index. Irish Convict Database, by Peter Mayberry. (prev. ), firstname: James, surname: Hackett, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1794, date of death: 0000, gender: m, o