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Charles Hayward

Charles Hayward, one of 150 convicts transported on the Sesostris, 23 November 1825

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Charles Hayward
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 4th January, 1804
Occupation: Saddler
Date of Death: 28th September, 1883
Age: 79 years

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to Life

Crime: Breaking and entering and stealing
Convicted at: Stafford Assizes
Sentence term: Life
Ship: Sesostris
Departure date: 23rd November, 1825
Arrival date: 21st March, 1826
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 150 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 310
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

Melissa Lee on 3rd March, 2015 wrote:

Born in Herefordshire,England.

Denis Pember on 22nd October, 2015 wrote:

Pardon Granted:
Charles Hayward per ship Sesostris, master Drake, 1828
Native place Staffordshire
Trade or calling: saddle and harness maker
Offence: robbery
Place of trial: Stafford
Date of trial: 13 Mar 1823
Sentence: life
Year of birth: 1804
Height: 5 feet 6 inches
Complexion: sallow and freckled
Hair: light brown
Eyes: grey
Remarks: scar over the right hand

Denis Pember on 22nd October, 2015 wrote:

Married Rebecca Sarah Burrows (nèe Bailey) in 1837 at Port Macquarie. Rebecca and Charles had 11 children 1836 - 1856.

Charles died at Port Macquarie; September 28 1883 [Reg # 8439]

cherylmumford on 28th November, 2017 wrote:

Charles Hayward was born in 1804 he and Rebecca Sarah had 12 children this man was my great great grandfather his9th child was Charles William was my great grandfather and Charles Hayward was born in Grantham England his 11th child Frederick built Grantham house in Port Macquarie it was named Grantham house in honour of his fathers birth place

Convict Changes History

Melissa Lee on 3rd March, 2015 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1808 (prev. 0000), crime

Denis Pember on 22nd October, 2015 made the following changes:

date of birth: 4th January, 1804 (prev. 1808), date of death: 28th September, 1883 (prev. 0000), gender: m, occupation

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