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Samuel Hunt, one of 204 convicts transported on the Phoenix, 29 March 1824
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
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life span was 59 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 130. Tasmanian Archives - convict records.
||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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Nell Murphy on 19th April, 2017 wrote:
Samuel HUNT was convicted at Leceister on 13 Oct 1823 for Grand Larceny - stealing from a dwelling house. Gaol Report: “very bad. Attempted to make an escape.” Hulk Report: “bad”, confined in a dark cell and received 8 lashes for attempting to escape”. 7yr transportation sentence - to Van Diemen’s Land per the ship ‘Phoenix’ 1824.
Conduct Record in Van Diemen’s Land is clear.
Convict Changes History
Nell Murphy on 19th April, 2017 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 130. Tasmanian Archives - convict records. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/5, Page Number 130),