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William Rabbetts, one of 216 convicts transported on the Stakesby, 20 May 1833
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 7 years
||Southampton Quarter Session
20th May, 1833
4th September, 1833
|Place of arrival
||Van Diemen's Land
Travelled with 215 other convicts
||Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 116. Trove; (The Cornwall Chronicle, 4 Apr 1840, Page 4, Government Notice) and (The Hobart Town Courier and Van Diemen's Land Gazette, 27 Mar 1840, Page 2, The Gazette). Linc; Conduct Record:CON31/1/37 and Description List:CON18/1/20 Page 322
||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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Iris Dunne on 24th February, 2018 wrote:
Conduct Record: Transported for Stealing Oak boxs (hard to read), Married with 2 children, Wife Sarah at N.P. near Newbury
Description List: Trade: Farm Labourer, Age 25
Tried: 9 April 1833
9 April 1840 Sentence expired and they could apply for a Certificate of Freedom
Convict Changes History
Iris Dunne on 24th February, 2018 made the following changes:
source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 90, Class and Piece Number HO11/9, Page Number 116. Trove; (The Cornwall Chronicle, 4 Apr 1840, Page 4, Government Notice) and (The Hobart Town Courier and Van Diemen's Land Gazette, 27 Mar 1840, Pa