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Henry Pett, one of 280 convicts transported on the Norfolk, 12 May 1835
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||16th September, 1882
life span was 61 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 7 years
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/10, Page Number 56
||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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J.mcdonald on 8th December, 2015 wrote:
Hair colour Light Brown
Convicted with his brother John
D Wong on 9th December, 2015 wrote:
Henry’s brother, John was also on board the Norfolk.
Henry was single, fresh complexion, blue eyes.
1835 Muster: Assd. to W. A. Bethune Esq.
1842: Free Certificate.
7/10/1845: Married Catherine Lister (Royal Admiral 1842) (she is listed as Catharine Lester on this site). They married at Hamilton, Tas., he was 29, free, and was listed as an overseer, she was 25 – 3 children listed.
Convict Changes History
J.mcdonald on 8th December, 2015 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1814 (prev. 0000), date of death: 16th September, 1882 (prev. 0000), crime
D Wong on 9th December, 2015 made the following changes:
gender: m, occupation