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Caleb Sadler, one of 185 convicts transported on the Countess of Harcourt, 29 April 1828
Name, Aliases & Gender
Birth, Occupation & Death
|Date of Birth:
|Date of Death:
||31st December, 1849
life span was 60 years*
* Median life span based on contributions
Conviction & Transportation
Sentenced to 14 years
||Norfolk Court Testimony Records.
||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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Phillip Jeffs on 14th April, 2017 wrote:
Caleb was sentenced along with an accomplice Richard Fox, both sentenced to Death but changed to 14 years in the Colonies…Australia.. Caleb was assigned to John Blaxland ,brother of Greg who crossed the Blue Mountains. Caleb worked on Blaxlands Cattle Farm at Newington, now named Silverwateron the Parramatta Riiver Sydney. He died at Blaxlands other farm at Fordwich,near Wollombi ,near Broke.There is a monument there with his and other pioneers names inscribed erected in 1988 Bi Centennery Celebrations.
Convict Changes History
Phillip Jeffs on 14th April, 2017 made the following changes:
source: Norfolk Court Testimony Records. (prev. Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/6, Page Number 372), date of death: 31st December, 1849 (prev. 0000), occupation, crime
Jim Grant on 4th December, 2018 made the following changes:
date of birth: 1811 (prev. 0000), gender: m