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Israel Hyams, one of 172 convicts transported on the Countess of Harcourt, 08 April 1821
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||9th November, 1877
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 20. Tasmanian Archives - convicts. Newspapers online http://trove.nla.gov.au
||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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Carol Axton-Thompson on 3rd December, 2013 wrote:
Israel Hyams was transported to Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) on the ‘Countess of Harcourt’ 1821.
Mother at Friar St. Black…... Rd.
Conditional Pardon no. 500 21/08/1833
Free Pardon no. 247 21/11/1836
HYAMS - November 9, at his residence, New Town
Road, Israel Hyams, after a long and painful illness, aged 80 years. Deceased arrived in Tasmania in the year 1820. Victorian and New Zealand papers please copy. 8479 (Mercury newspaper, Hobart 12 Nov 1877)
Convict Changes History
Cindy Parker on 10th June, 2013 made the following changes:
date of birth 1797, date of death 1823, gender, crime
Carol Axton-Thompson on 3rd December, 2013 made the following changes:
source, date of death 9th November, 1877