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Edward Rockett

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Edward Rockett
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1800
Occupation: Ploughman/shearer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 54 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: -
Convicted at: Ireland, Waterford
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Medina
Departure date: 5th September, 1823
Arrival date: 29th December, 1823
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 177 other convicts


Primary source: Irish Convict Database, by Peter Mayberry.
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Community Contributions

Maureen Withey on 2nd March, 2021 wrote:

Irish Convict Database, by Peter Mayberry.
Edward Rockett, age on arrival, 23, per Medina (1) 1823, Tried Waterford Co., 1823, 7 years,  DOB, 1800, native of Waterford Co.  Milker ploughman shearer.


Sydney Gazette, 27 May 1830.
THE undermentioned Persons have obtained Certificates of Freedom during the last Week, viz :—
Medina,  Edward Rockett.

Convict Changes History

Maureen Withey on 2nd March, 2021 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Irish Convict Database, by Peter Mayberry. (prev. ), firstname: Edward, surname: Rockett, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1800, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime

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