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Martin Mellett, one of 190 convicts transported on the Layton, 17 June 1829
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to Life
||Middlesex Gaol Delivery
17th June, 1829
8th November, 1829
|Place of arrival
||New South Wales
Travelled with 189 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/7, Page Number 98
||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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D Wong on 13th October, 2012 wrote:
Martin Mellett/Millett was 19 years old when indicted along with James Farthing (also on the Layton) for sexual offences-sodomy.
Martin and James Farthing were sentenced to death. Martin was single and his native place was Mayo County.
1838: TOL Illawarra
1844: Recommenced for CP.
Convict Changes History
D Wong on 13th October, 2012 made the following changes:
alias1, date of birth 1810, gender, occupation