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Sarah Perrett

Sarah Perrett, one of 140 convicts transported on the Henry Wellesley, 17 July 1837

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Sarah Perrett
Aliases: none
Gender: f

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1807
Occupation: House servant and needlewoman
Date of Death: 1838
Age: 31 years

Life Span

Life span

Female median life span was 57 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Man robbery
Convicted at: Wilts. Devizes Quarter Session
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Henry Wellesley
Departure date: 17th July, 1837
Arrival date: 22nd December, 1837
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 139 other convicts

References

Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/11, Page Number 98
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

Penny-Lyn Beale on 25th February, 2021 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents.
Indent No; 124.
Name; Sarah Perrett
Age; 29 [1807]
Read 7 write, Protestant, Widow. 2 Male children
Native Place; Devizes
Trade or calling; Needle woman and housemaid
Trial where & Date; Wiltshire. 17 Oct 1836. Man Robbery
Sentence; 7 years
Height; 5 ft. 0 in
Eyes; Grey
Hair; Brown
Completion; Ruddy & freckled

Penny-Lyn Beale on 25th February, 2021 wrote:

New South Wales, Australia, St. John’s Parramatta, Burials,
No; 615
Name; Sarah Perrott
Abode; Parramatta
When buried; 12 Sep 1838
Age; 29
Ship’s Name; Henry Wellesley
Quality or profession. General Hospital
By Whom Ceremony was preformed; R Forrest

Convict Changes History

Penny-Lyn Beale on 25th February, 2021 made the following changes:

date of birth: 1807 (prev. 0000), gender: f, occupation, crime

Penny-Lyn Beale on 25th February, 2021 made the following changes:

date of death: 1838 (prev. 0000)

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